1. Family: Caryophyllaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Silene L.
      1. Silene indica Roxb. ex Otth

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    East Himalaya, Nepal, Tibet, West Himalaya

    Silene indica Roxb. ex Otth appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 624], Nepal K001111429
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 624], India K001111430
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 624] K001111431
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 624] K001111432
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 624] K001111433
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 621], Nepal Lychnis ciliata K001111425
    Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 619], India Lychnis fimbriata K001111421
    Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 619], India Lychnis fimbriata K001111422
    Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 619], India Lychnis fimbriata K001111423
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 620], India Lychnis eriostemon K001111424

    First published in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 1: 368 (1824)

    Accepted by

    • Kumar, S. (2012). Herbaceous flora of Jaunsar-Bawar (Uttarkhand), India: enumerations Phytotaxonomy 12: 33-56.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of China 6: 1-511. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1984). Flora of Bhutan 1(2): 189-462. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Kumar, S. (2012). Herbaceous flora of Jaunsar-Bawar (Uttarkhand), India: enumerations Phytotaxonomy 12: 33-56.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of China 6: 1-511. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1984). Flora of Bhutan 1(2): 189-462. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

    Sources

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    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/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0