Gymnosporia sikkimensis Prain

First published in J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt. 2, Nat. Hist. 73: 198 (1904)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Sikkim. It is a shrub or tree and grows primarly in the subtropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

East Himalaya

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (2001). Flora of Bhutan 2: 1-1675. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Chakrabarthy, T. (2010). The family Celastraceae in Sikkim state, India - A synopsis. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 34: 793-797. [Cited as Maytenus sikkimensis.]
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325. [Cited as Maytenus sikkimensis.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Chakrabarthy, T. (2010). The family Celastraceae in Sikkim state, India - A synopsis. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 34: 793-797.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0