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

Native to:

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

Vincetoxicum glaucum (Wall. ex Wight) Rech.f. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8229], Nepal Cynanchum glaucum K001129297
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8229], Nepal Cynanchum glaucum K001129295
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8229], Nepal Cynanchum glaucum K001129296
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8229], India Cynanchum glaucum K001129299
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8229], Nepal Cynanchum glaucum K001129298
Schilling, A.D. [2411], Nepal Vincetoxicum hirundinaria subsp. glaucum 46436.000
s.coll. [8229a], Indian Subcontinent Vincetoxicum hirundinaria subsp. glaucum K000894586
Wight, R. [133], Indian Subcontinent Vincetoxicum hirundinaria subsp. glaucum K000894587

First published in Fl. Iranica 73: 13 (1970)

Accepted by

  • Rechinger, K.H. (1970). Flora Iranica 73: 1-21. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.

Not accepted by

  • Ali, S.I. (1983). Flora of Pakistan 150: 1-65. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi. [Cited as Vincetoxicum canescens.]
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (1995). Flora of China 16: 1-479. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. [Cited as Cynanchum canescens.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Rechinger, K.H. (1970). Flora Iranica 73: 1-21. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (1995). Flora of China 16: 1-479. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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/
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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