1. Family: Salicaceae Mirb.
    1. Genus: Salix L.
      1. Salix excelsa S.G.Gmel.

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, East Himalaya, Iran, Kazakhstan, Tadzhikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan

    Introduced into:

    India, Lebanon-Syria, Pakistan, Palestine

    Salix excelsa S.G.Gmel. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Kotschy, K.G.T. [84], Iran K000907097
    Kotschy, K.G.T. [84], Iran K000907098
    Mar 17, 1901 s.coll. [1452], Iran Salix variifolia K000907099
    Mar 17, 1901 s.coll. [1488], Iran Salix variifolia K000907100

    First published in Reise Russland 3: 308 (1774)

    Accepted by

    • Dimopoulos, P., Raus, T., Bergmeier, E., Constantinidis, T., Iatrou, G., Kokkini, S., Strid, A., & Tzanoudakis, D. (2013). Vascular plants of Greece. An annotated checklist: 1-372. Botanic gardens and botanical museum Berlin-Dahlem, Berlin and Hellenic botanical society, Athens.
    • Abdulina, S.A. (1999). Spisok Sosudistykn Rastenii Kazakhstana: 1-187. Academy of Sciences, Almaty, Kazakhstan.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea 1: 53-66. Cambridge University Press.
    • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1983). Flora of Bhutan 1(1): 1-186. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

    Not accepted by

    • Skvortsov, A.K. (1999). Willows of Russia and Adjacent Countries: 1-307. University of Joensuu. [Cited as Salix alba.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Abdulina, S.A. (1999). Spisok Sosudistykn Rastenii Kazakhstana: 1-187. Academy of Sciences, Almaty, Kazakhstan.
    • Skvortsov, A.K. (1999). Willows of Russia and Adjacent Countries: 1-307. University of Joensuu.
    • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1983). Flora of Bhutan 1(1): 1-186. Royal Botanic Gardens, 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