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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Asia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, Christmas I., East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, Nepal, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Introduced into:

Zaïre

Blumea balsamifera (L.) DC. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2010 Rafidah [64268], Peninsular Malaysia K000705398
Jan 1, 2009 Chew [FRI 53598], Peninsular Malaysia K000575520
Jan 1, 1997 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000978432
Jan 1, 1997 Roxburgh, W. [2998], India K000978431
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2998], Nepal Conyza balsamifera K001118381
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2998] Conyza balsamifera K001118379
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 2998] Conyza balsamifera K001118383
Jack, W. [Cat. no. 2998], Malaysia Conyza balsamifera K001118384
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2998], Myanmar Conyza balsamifera K001118386
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2998], Nepal Conyza balsamifera K001118382
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2998] Conyza balsamifera K001118380
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2998], Nepal Conyza balsamifera K001118385
Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 3051], Myanmar Conyza grandis K001118497

First published in Prodr. 5: 447 (1836)

Accepted by

  • Koyama, H., Bunwong, S., Pornpongrungrueng, P. & Hind, D.J.N. (2016). Flora of Thailand 13(2): 143-428. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.
  • Turner, I.M. (1995). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(1): 1-346.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2011). Asteraceae Flora of China 20-21: 1-992. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • (2020). https://www.jstor.org/stable/26958715 epublication.
  • Koyama, H., Bunwong, S., Pornpongrungrueng, P. & Hind, D.J.N. (2016). Flora of Thailand 13(2): 143-428. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2011). Asteraceae Flora of China 20-21: 1-992. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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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/
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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