1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Launaea Cass.
      1. Launaea acaulis (Roxb.) Babc. ex Kerr

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Afghanistan to Hainan and N. Indo-China.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Bangladesh, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya

    Launaea acaulis (Roxb.) Babc. ex Kerr appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1996 Hohenacker, R.F. [522], India K000250883 Unknown type material
    Hohenacker, R.F. [1359], India K000808057
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 3263], India Prenanthes rigida K001118947
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 3264], India Prenanthes glabra K001118949
    Noton, E. [Cat. no. 3264], India Prenanthes glabra K001118948

    First published in Fl. Siam. 2: 299 (1936)

    Accepted by

    • Balkrishna, A. (2018). Flora of Morni Hills (Research & Possibilities): 1-581. Divya Yoga Mandir Trust.
    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.
    • Sarder, N.U. & Hassan, M.A. (eds.) (2018). Vascular flora of Chittagong and the Chittagong Hill Tracts 3: 1-978. Bangladesh National Herbarium, Dhaka.
    • Koyama, H., Bunwong, S., Pornpongrungrueng, P. & Hind, D.J.N. (2016). Flora of Thailand 13(2): 143-428. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Sarder, N.U. & Hassan, M.A. (eds.) (2018). Vascular flora of Chittagong and the Chittagong Hill Tracts 3: 1-978. Bangladesh National Herbarium, Dhaka.
    • Koyama, H., Bunwong, S., Pornpongrungrueng, P. & Hind, D.J.N. (2016). Flora of Thailand 13(2): 143-428. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.

    Sources

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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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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