1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Saussurea DC.
      1. Saussurea aster Hemsl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Himalaya to Qinghai and China ( W. Sichuan).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China South-Central, Qinghai, Tibet, West Himalaya

    Saussurea aster Hemsl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 17, 2004 Thorold, W.G. [22], China K000035731 holotype
    Wellby, M.S. [s.n.], China K000035732
    Pike, A. [818], China K000035733

    First published in J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 30: 115 (1894)

    Accepted by

    • Ali, S.I. & Qaiser, M. (eds.) (2019). Flora of Pakistan 223: 1-363. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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/
    © 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 2020. 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