Ephedra intermedia Schrenk & C.A.Mey.

First published in Bull. Cl. Phys.-Math. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg 5: 35 (1845)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Iran to Mongolia and Himalaya. It is a subshrub and grows primarily in the temperate biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Afghanistan, Altay, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Mongolia, Pakistan, Tadzhikistan, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Xinjiang

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.
  • Komiljon, T., Natalya, B., Avazbek, B., Dilnoza, A., Ziyoviddin, Y., Deng, T. & Sun, H. (2020). Flora of the Dzhizak Province, Uzbekistan: 1-523. China Forestry Publishing House.
  • Peschkova, G.A. (2005). Synopsis of the Siberian Ephedra species (Ephedraceae). Botanicheskii Zhurnal. Moscow & Leningrad 90: 423-436.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (1999). Flora of China 4: 1-453. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • (2022). https://doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.533.1.5. epublication.
  • Zhao, Y.Z., Zhao, L.Q. & Rui, C. (eds.) (2019). Flora Intramongolica, edition 3, 1: 1-779. Typis Intramongolicae popularis, Huhhot.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Sep 29, 2004 Kotschy, K.G.T. [51] Iran K001057580 Unknown Type Material Yes
Sep 29, 2004 Griffith [4981] Pakistan K000459161 No
Aug 15, 2000 Lazkov, G. [6] Kyrgyzstan K000459301 No
Aug 15, 2000 Lazkov, G. [6] Kyrgyzstan K000459300 No
Jun 12, 1995 Riedl, H. [16990] Afghanistan K000459204 No
Jun 12, 1995 Brown, E.S. [2142] Iran K000459201 No
Jun 12, 1995 McArthur, J.D. [425] Afghanistan K000459205 No
Mar 15, 1994 Andersen, J.S.; Petersen, I.C. [380] Afghanistan K000459194 No
Jun 20, 1989 Riedl, H. [31862] Afghanistan K000459193 No
Jun 20, 1989 Grey-Wilson, C.; Hewer, T.F. [481] Afghanistan K000459195 No
Mar 25, 1989 s.coll. [2727] Iran K000459203 No
Mar 25, 1989 s.coll. [2727] Iran K000459202 No
Mar 25, 1989 Riedl, H. [16819] Afghanistan K000459192 No
Mar 19, 1987 Stapf, O. [s.n.] Iran K000459189 Type Yes
Mar 19, 1987 Stapf, O. [s.n.] Iran K001057586 Type Yes
Mar 1, 1987 Furse, P. [5403] Afghanistan K000459198 No
Mar 1, 1987 Furse, P. [5699] Afghanistan K000459199 No
Jul 26, 1981 Grace, M.; Bailey, E.; Bull, D.; Carr, S. [176] India K000459374 No
Apr 20, 1972 Vasák, V. [22790] Uzbekistan K000459306 No
Aug 16, 1966 Sidigi, M.A. [4138] India K000459376 No
Jun 25, 1962 Eugen, Reiser [60] India K000459375 No
Mar 15, 1944 Andersen, J.S.; Petersen, I.C. [408] Afghanistan K000459196 No
Mar 15, 1944 Furse, P. [8332] Afghanistan K000459197 No
Aug 2, 1941 Bor, N.L. [16605] India K000459386 No
Mar 5, 1941 s.coll. [3508] Afghanistan K000459191 No
Aug 1, 1939 s.coll. [s.n.] Pakistan K000459188 No
Drummond, J.R. [23414] India K000459382 No
Aitchison, J.E.T. [74] Afghanistan K001057582 Unknown Type Material Yes
Aitchison, J.E.T. [1122] Afghanistan K001057581 Syntype Yes
Stapf, O. [s.n.] Iran K001057583 Syntype Yes
Koelz, W.N. [9800] India K000459377 No
Lace, J.H. [1012] India Ephedra khurikensis K000459380 No

Sources

  • EDGE Gymnosperms

    • EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • IUCN Categories

    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
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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

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