Henckelia bifolia (D.Don) A.Dietr.

First published in Sp. Pl., ed. 6. 1: 574 (1831)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Himalaya. It is a perennial and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

East Himalaya, Nepal, West Himalaya

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Rajbhandari, K.R., Rai, S.K. & Chhetri, R. (2022). A Handbook of the Flowering Plants of Nepal 4: 1-522. Department of Plant Resources, Thapathali, Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Sinha, B.K. & Datta, S. (2016). Taxonomic account on the family Gesneriaceaein Northeast India. Nelumbo 58: 1-43.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Hara, H., Stearn, W.T. & Williams, H.J. (1982). An Enumeration of the Flowering Plants of Nepal 3: 1-226. Trustees of British Museum, London.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Dec 1, 1969 Wallich, N.; Blinkworth, R. [806] Indian Subcontinent Chirita bifolia K000858372 Unknown Type Material Yes
Dec 1, 1969 Madden, E. [s.n.] India Chirita bifolia K000858370 Unknown Type Material Yes
Dec 1, 1969 Strachey, R.; Winterbottom, J.E. [1] India Chirita bifolia K000858371 Unknown Type Material Yes
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 806] India Calosacme amplectens K001111932 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 806] Nepal Calosacme amplectens K001111931 Unknown Type Material Yes

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