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This species is accepted, and its native range is Afghanistan to S. Central China.

Native to:

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

Introduced into:

Austria, Belgium, British Columbia, California, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain, Ireland, Korea, Massachusetts, Myanmar, Netherlands, Newfoundland, Norway, Oregon, Sweden, Switzerland

Koenigia polystachya (Wall. ex Meisn.) T.M.Schust. & Reveal appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Rico, L. [s.n.], United Kingdom Persicaria wallichii K000661615
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 1686], India Polygonum polystachyum K001113856
Govan, G. [Cat. no. 1686], India Polygonum polystachyum K001113857
Govan, G. [Cat. no. 1686], India Polygonum polystachyum K001113858
Kingdon Ward, F. [8615], Assam Rubrivena polystachya K000831138 holotype

First published in Taxon 64: 1202 (2015)

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

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  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea ed. 2, 1: 1-581. Cambridge University Press.

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