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This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to China (Yunnan) and Assam.

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Nepal, Tibet, West Himalaya

Bistorta emodi (Meisn.) H.Hara appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1988 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000831202
Jan 1, 1988 Blinkworth, R. [1693], Uttaranchal K000831203

First published in Fl. E. Himal.: 69 (1966)

Accepted by

  • Qaiser, M. (2001). Flora of Pakistan 205: 1-190. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1983). Flora of Bhutan 1(1): 1-186. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919. [Cited as Polygonum emodi.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Mao, A.A., Odyuo, N., Verma, D. & Singh, P. (2017). Checklist of Flora of Nagaland: 1-196. Botanical Survey of India.
  • Qaiser, M. (2001). Flora of Pakistan 205: 1-190. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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