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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Afghanistan to Korea and Indo-China, N. Sumatera.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Afghanistan, Assam, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, India, Korea, Kuril Is., Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Qinghai, Sri Lanka, Sumatera, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Introduced into:

Brazil Southeast, Illinois, South Australia

Geranium nepalense Sweet appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2011 Kerr [21094], Laos K001045245
Jan 1, 1978 Fang, W.P. [1393], Sichuan K000729355 syntype
Royle, J.F. [s.n.], India K000729543
Singh, B. [Cat. no. 8560], Nepal K001125857
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8560], Nepal K001125856
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8560], Nepal K001125858
Royle, J.F. [s.n.], India K000729542

First published in Geraniaceae 1: t. 12 (1820)

Accepted by

  • Aedo, C. (2017). Revision of Geranium (Geraniaceae) in the Western and Central Pacific area Systematic Botany Monographs 102: 1-240.
  • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1987). Flora of Bhutan 1(3): 466-834. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of Japan IIb: 1-550. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
  • Kumar, S. (2012). Herbaceous flora of Jaunsar-Bawar (Uttarkhand), India: enumerations Phytotaxonomy 12: 33-56.
  • Lê, T.C. (2003). Danh l?c các loài th?c v?t Vi?t Nam 2: 1-1203. Hà N?i : Nhà xu?t b?n Nông nghi?p.
  • Nasir, Y.J. (1983). Flora of Pakistan 149: 1-43. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Schönbeck-Temesy, E. (1970). Flora Iranica 69: 1-67. Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, Graz.
  • Singh, N.P. & al. (eds.) (2002). Flora of Mizoram 1: 1-845. Botanical Survey of India.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2008). Flora of China 11: 1-622. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Aedo, C. (2017). Revision of Geranium (Geraniaceae) in the Western and Central Pacific area Systematic Botany Monographs 102: 1-240.
  • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2008). Flora of China 11: 1-622. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

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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