1. Family: Ericaceae Durande
    1. Genus: Rhododendron L.
      1. Rhododendron keysii Nutt.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tibet to E. Himalaya.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    East Himalaya, Tibet

    Rhododendron keysii Nutt. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Ward, F.K. [6257] K000789412
    Ward, F.K. [6257] K000789411
    Booth, T.J. [s.n.], Bhutan K000769811 Unknown type material
    Rothschild, L. [s.n.] K000789409
    Rothschild, L. de [s.n.] K000789410

    First published in Hooker's J. Bot. Kew Gard. Misc. 5: 353 (1853)

    Accepted by

    • Sanjappa, M. & Sastry, A.R.K. (eds.) (2014). Fascicles of Flora of India 25: 1-468. Botanical Survey of India, New Delhi.
    • Mao, A.A., Jeri, L. & Bei, R. (2011). Studies on Rhododendron species of Talle valley wildlife sanctuary and surrounding hills of Lower Subansiri district, Arunachal Pradesh Bulletin of Arunachal Forest Research 27: 34-46.
    • Mao, A.A. & Bhaumik, M. (2011). New distributional records of Rhododendron from India Nelumbo 53: 217-220.
    • Gibbs, D., Chaimberlain, D. & Argent, G. (2011). The red list of Rhododendrons: 1-128. Botanic Gardens Conservation International, Richmond, U.K.
    • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (2001). Flora of Bhutan 2: 1-1675. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Mao, A.A., Jeri, L. & Bei, R. (2011). Studies on Rhododendron species of Talle valley wildlife sanctuary and surrounding hills of Lower Subansiri district, Arunachal Pradesh Bulletin of Arunachal Forest Research 27: 34-46.
    • Gibbs, D., Chaimberlain, D. & Argent, G. (2011). The red list of Rhododendrons: 1-128. Botanic Gardens Conservation International, Richmond, U.K.

    Sources

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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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