1. Family: Melanthiaceae Batsch ex Borkh.
    1. Genus: Paris L.
      1. Paris polyphylla Sm.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to China.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, Bangladesh, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam, West Himalaya

    Paris polyphylla Sm. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 3710], Nepal K000639622
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 3710], Nepal K000639623
    Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 3710], India K001119877
    Cavalerie, J. [533], Yunnan Daiswa polyphylla K000844375 Unknown type material
    s.coll. [s.n.] Daiswa polyphylla K000844373
    s.coll. [s.n.] Daiswa polyphylla K000844374

    First published in A.Rees, Cycl. 26: n.º 2 (1813)

    Accepted by

    • Maity, D., Dey, S.K. & Zhang, J.W. (2014). New record of Paris polyphylla Smith var. nana H.Li (Liliaceae) from India Journal of the Botanical Society of Bengal 68: 117-118.
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Singh, N.P. & Sanjappa, M. (eds.) (2006). Alliaceae, Liliaceae, Trilliaceae & Uvulariaceae Fascicles of Flora of India 23: 1-134. Botanical Survey of India, New Delhi.
    • 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.
    • Zhengyi, W. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2000). Flora of China 24: 1-431. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • H?, P.-H. (1993). Câyc? Vi?tnam. An Illustrated flora of Vietnam 3(1): 1-603d. Pham-hoang Ho, Montréal.
    • Smitinand, T. & Larsen, K. (eds.) (1978). Flora of Thailand 1: 1-694. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Zhengyi, W. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2000). Flora of China 24: 1-431. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

    Sources

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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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