Balanophora polyandra Griff.

First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 20: 94 (1846)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Central Himalaya to S. China. It grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1983). Flora of Bhutan 1(1): 1-186. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Rajbhandari, K.R., Rai, S.K. & Chhetri, R. (2021). A Handbook of the Flowering Plants of Nepal 3: 1-331. Department of Plant Resources, Thapathali, Kathmandu, Nepal.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Mar 18, 1969 Griffith, W. [2435] K000674593 Type Yes
Henry [59] Taiwan K:SPC-37616.000 No
Hooker, J.D. K:SPC-35813.000 No
India K:SPC-37683.000 No
Hooker, J.D. India K:SPC-29047.201 No
Hooker, J.D. K:SPC-37615.000 No
Hooker, J.D. India K:SPC-39699.000 No
Hooker, J.D. K:SPC-39701.000 No
India K:SPC-37582.000 No
Griffith Indonesia K:SPC-29047.141 No

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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