Impatiens latiflora Hook.f. & Thomson

First published in J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. 4: 139 (1859)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is E. Himalaya to N. Myanmar. It is an annual and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Assam, East Himalaya, Myanmar

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Chakrabarty, T. (2009). A checklist of the genus Impatiens L. (Balsaminaceae) for Sikkim state. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 33: 205-215.
  • Gogoi, R., Borah, S., Dash, S.S. & Singh, P. (2018). Balsams of Eastern Himalaya - A regional revision: 1-215. Botanical Survey of India.
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (2001). Flora of Bhutan 2: 1-1675. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Singh, R.K., Borah, D. & Taram, M. (2021). Typifications, new combinations and new synonyms in Indian Impatiens (Balsaminaceae). Biodiversity: Research and Conservation 61: 1-27.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Chakrabarty, T. (2009). A checklist of the genus Impatiens L. (Balsaminaceae) for Sikkim state. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 33: 205-215.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Hooker, J.D.; Thomson, T. [s.n.] India K000694818 Unknown Type Material Yes
Booth [s.n.] Bangladesh K000694821 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hooker, J.D.; Thomson, T. [s.n.] India K000694816 Unknown Type Material Yes
Lobb, T. [s.n.] India K000694820 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hooker, J.D.; Thomson, T. [1599] India K000694819 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hooker, J.D.; Thomson, T. [1599] India K000694817 Unknown Type Material Yes

Sources

  • 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/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
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