1. Family: Ericaceae Durande
    1. Genus: Rhododendron L.
      1. Rhododendron schlechteri Lauterb.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is New Guinea.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    New Guinea

    Rhododendron schlechteri Lauterb. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Oct 1, 1955 Schlechter, F.R.R. [17845], Papua New Guinea K000083233 neotype

    First published in K.M.Schumann & C.A.G.Lauterbach, Fl. Schutzgeb. Südsee, Nachtr.: 338 (1905)

    Accepted by

    • Argent, G. (2015). Rhododendrons of subgenus Vireya, ed. 2: 1-454. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.
    • Gibbs, D., Chaimberlain, D. & Argent, G. (2011). The red list of Rhododendrons: 1-128. Botanic Gardens Conservation International, Richmond, U.K.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Argent, G. (2015). Rhododendrons of subgenus Vireya, ed. 2: 1-454. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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