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This species is accepted, and its native range is Bhutan to China (NW Yunnan) and N. Myanmar.
Astilbe rubra

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Tibet

Astilbe rubra Hook.f. & Thomson appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 1, 2019 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] K000674070
Griffith [336] K000674072
Hooker, J.D. [1209] K000674073
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] K000674069
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] K000674071
Henry, A. [4706], China Astilbe leucantha K000674082
Henry, A. [6048], Hubei Astilbe leucantha K000674084
Henry, A. [4734], China Astilbe leucantha K000674083

First published in Bot. Mag. 83: t. 4959 (1857)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Han, S.H. & Oh, B.U. (2019). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.japb.2019.03.010 epublication.
  • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of Japan IIb: 1-550. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of China 8: 1-506. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Science Photographs
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