Genus:
Aster L.

Aster altaicus Willd.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Temp. Asia.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Altay, Buryatiya, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Irkutsk, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Manchuria, Mongolia, Nepal, North Caucasus, Pakistan, Qinghai, Tadzhikistan, Taiwan, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Turkmenistan, Tuva, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Xinjiang

Aster altaicus Willd. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Griffith, W. [901], Afghanistan K000890242 Unknown type material Yes

First published in Enum. Pl. 2: 881 (1809)

Accepted by

  • Ghafoor, A. & al. (2021). Flora of Pakistan 224: 1-310. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Krasnoborov, I.M. (ed.) (2007). Flora of Siberia 13: 1-499. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
  • Zhao, Y.Z., Zhao, L.Q. & Rui, C. (eds.) (2019). Flora Intramongolica, edition 3, 5: 1-451. Typis Intramongolicae popularis, Huhhot.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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