Genus:
Saussurea DC.

Saussurea alpina (L.) DC.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe to Siberia and N. Xinjiang.

Native to:

Altay, Austria, Baltic States, Buryatiya, Chita, Czechoslovakia, East European Russia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Krasnoyarsk, Mongolia, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Norway, Poland, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Tuva, Ukraine, West Siberia, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia

Saussurea alpina (L.) DC. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Richardson, J. [s.n.] Saussurea monticola K000792058 Yes
Richardson, J. [s.n.] Saussurea monticola K000792057 Yes

First published in Ann. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. 16: 198 (1810)

Accepted by

  • Aver'ianov, L.V. & al. (2006). Illyustrirovannyi opredelitel' rastenii Leningradskoi oblasti: 1-799. Nauka, Moskva.
  • Krasnoborov, I.M. (ed.) (2007). Flora of Siberia 13: 1-499. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
  • Mirek, Z., Piękoś-Mirkowa, H., Zając, A. & Zając, M (2020). Vascular plants of Poland an annotated checklist: 1-526. W. Szafer institute of botany, Polish academy of sciences, Krakow, Poland.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Aver'ianov, L.V. & al. (2006). Illyustrirovannyi opredelitel' rastenii Leningradskoi oblasti: 1-799. Nauka, Moskva.
  • Krasnoborov, I.M. (ed.) (2007). Flora of Siberia 13: 1-499. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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