1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Saussurea DC.
      1. Saussurea taraxacifolia (Lindl. ex Royle) Wall. ex DC.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to China (NW. Yunnan).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Nepal, Tibet, West Himalaya

    Saussurea taraxacifolia (Lindl. ex Royle) Wall. ex DC. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 1, 1989 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], India K000250123 syntype
    Feb 1, 1989 Royle, J.F. [s.n.], India K000250122 syntype
    Wallich, N. [2913], India K000372720 isotype
    Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 2914], India K001118184
    Govan, G. [Cat. no. 2914], India K001118183
    s.coll. [s.n.], India K000372719 Unknown type material

    First published in Prodr. 6: 532 (1838)

    Accepted by

    • 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/
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    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/
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