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This species is accepted, and its native range is Afghanistan to S. Tibet and N. Myanmar.

Native to:

Afghanistan, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Tibet

Rheum nobile Hook.f. & Thomson appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000831262
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000831263
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000831264

First published in Ill. Himal. Pl.: t. 19 (1855)

Accepted by

  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2003). Flora of China 5: 1-505. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1983). Flora of Bhutan 1(1): 1-186. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

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).
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1983). Flora of Bhutan 1(1): 1-186. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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