1. Family: Polygonaceae Juss.
    1. Bistorta (L.) Scop.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Asia-Tropical, Europe, Morocco, Northern America and Asia-Temperate.

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    Distribution

    Found In:

    Alaska, Albania, Aleutian Is., Altay, Assam, Austria, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, British Columbia, Bulgaria, Buryatiya, California, Central European Rus, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Colorado, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East European Russia, East Himalaya, Finland, France, Føroyar, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Inner Mongolia, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Japan, Kamchatka, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Krym, Laos, Manchuria, Mexico Northeast, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, New Mexico, North European Russi, Northwest Territorie, Norway, Nunavut, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Qinghai, Romania, South European Russi, Spain, Svalbard, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Tuva, Ukraine, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia, Yukon

    Bistorta (L.) Scop. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Meth. Pl.: 24 (1754)

    Accepted in:

    • [1] (2015) Taxon 64: 1188-1208

    Synonym in:

    • [2] Govaerts, R. (1996) World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne [Cited as Persicaria.]

    Sources

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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