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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & Central Tibet and Nepal.

Native to:

Nepal, Tibet, West Himalaya

Rheum moorcroftianum Royle appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Strachey, R. [Cat. no. s.n.] K001132854
Strachey, R. [Cat. no. s.n.], India K001132853

First published in Ill. Bot. Himal. Mts.: 315 (1836)

Accepted by

  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2003). Flora of China 5: 1-505. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
  • Qaiser, M. (2001). Flora of Pakistan 205: 1-190. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.

Not accepted by

  • Rechinger, K.H. & Schiman-Czeika, H. (1968). Flora Iranica 56: 1-88. Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, Graz. [Cited as Rheum spiciforme.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2003). Flora of China 5: 1-505. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
  • 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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