1. Family: Urticaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Urtica L.
      1. Urtica hyperborea Jacquem. ex Wedd.

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China North-Central, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Nepal, Qinghai, Tibet, West Himalaya, Xinjiang

    Urtica hyperborea Jacquem. ex Wedd. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2003 Roberts, C. M. A. [516], China K000229285
    Dickoré [3647], China K000229286

    First published in Arch. Mus. Hist. Nat. 9: 68 (1856)

    Accepted by

    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2003). Flora of China 5: 1-505. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1983). Flora of Bhutan 1(1): 1-186. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2003). Flora of China 5: 1-505. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0