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This species is accepted, and its native range is NE. Pakistan to S. Central China.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

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

Vincetoxicum auriculatum (Royle ex Wight) Kuntze appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Paterson, A.P., India Cynanchum auriculatum 43053.000
Wilson, E.H. [2247], Hubei Cynanchum auriculatum K000872716 Unknown type material
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8228], India Cynanchum auriculatum K001129294
Royle [728], Indian Subcontinent Cynanchum auriculatum K000894614

First published in Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 424 (1891)

Accepted by

  • Jagtap, A.P. & Singh, N.P. (1999). Fascicles of Flora of India 24: 1-332. Botanical Survey of India, New Delhi.

Not accepted by

  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (1995). Flora of China 16: 1-479. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. [Cited as Cynanchum auriculatum.]

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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