Biebersteinia odora Stephan

First published in Mém. Soc. Imp. Naturalistes Moscou 1: 126 (1806)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Central Asia to SW. Siberia and W. Himalaya. It is a rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the subalpine or subarctic biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Altay, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Mongolia, Pakistan, Tadzhikistan, Tibet, Tuva, West Himalaya, Xinjiang

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Mao, A.A. & Dash, S.S. (2020). Flowering Plants of India an Annotated Checklist (Dicotyledons) 1: 1-970. Botanical Survey of India.
  • Schuiteman, A. & Wanma, J.F. (2017). New and noteworthy orchid species from the Arfak mountains, West Papua province, Indonesia. Malesian Orchid Journal 20: 75-90.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Biebersteinia multifida.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Mao, A.A. & Dash, S.S. (2020). Flowering Plants of India an Annotated Checklist (Dicotyledons) 1: 1-970. Botanical Survey of India.
  • Schuiteman, A. & Wanma, J.F. (2017). New and noteworthy orchid species from the Arfak mountains, West Papua province, Indonesia. Malesian Orchid Journal 20: 75-90.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
s.coll. [s.n.], India K000729333 Yes
Bellew, H.W. [s.n.], India K000729334 Yes

Sources

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