Iris decora Wall.

First published in Pl. Asiat. Rar. 1: 77 (1830)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Pakistan to S. Central China. It is a tuberous geophyte and grows primarily in the temperate biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Nepal, Pakistan, Tibet, West Himalaya

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Akhter, C. & al. (2013). A taxonomic appraisal of genus Iris L. (Iridaceae) in Kashmir himalaya, India. Iranian Journal of Botany 19: 119-126.
  • Ali, S.I. & Mathew, B. (2000). Flora of Pakistan 202: 1-35. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Bahali, D.D., Sanjappa, M. & Rath, S.P. (2004). Geographical distribution of Iridaceae in India. Indian Journal of Forestry 27: 251-256.
  • Hara, H., Stearn, W.T. & Williams, H.J. (1978). An Enumeration of the Flowering Plants of Nepal 1: 1-154. Trustees of British Museum, London.
  • Karthikeyan, S., Jain, S.K., Nayar, M.P. & Sanjappa, M. (1989). Florae Indicae Enumeratio: Monocotyledonae: 1-435. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.
  • Noltie, H.J. (1994). Flora of Bhutan 3(1): i-vi, 1-456. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Yutang, Z., Noltie, H.J. & Mathew, B. (2000). Flora of China 24: 297-313. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Ali, S.I. & Mathew, B. (2000). Flora of Pakistan 202: 1-35. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Hara, H., Stearn, W.T. & Williams, H.J. (1978). An Enumeration of the Flowering Plants of Nepal 1: 1-154. Trustees of British Museum, London.
  • Yutang, Z., Noltie, H.J. & Mathew, B. (2000). Flora of China 24: 297-313. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Walker [s.n.] India K002931323 Yes
[NGamble] [4600A] India K002931331 Yes
Ramsay, C.B. [s.n.] India K002931324 Yes
Gamble, N. [4449A] K002931321 Yes
Ward, J.K. [5787] India K002931336 Yes
Rich, H.H. [250] K002931328 Yes
Jacquemont, V. [1023] India K002931330 Yes
[NGamble] [4506A] India K002931333 Yes
Hingston, R.W.G. [300] K002931335 Yes
Ramsay, C.B. [s.n.] India K002931329 Yes
[NGamble] [25809] K002931334 Yes
Collett, H. [204] India K002931337 Yes
Blinkworth, R. [5049] India K000098499 Type Yes
Gamble, J.S. [6440B] India K002931332 Yes
Kingdon-Ward, F. [5668] K002931326 Yes
Gamble, J.S. [23686] K002931322 Yes
s.coll. [5918] India K002931338 Yes
Clarke, C.B. [38467] K002931325 Yes
[Edquwora] [65] K002931327 Yes
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 5049] India Iris sulcata K001104610 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5049] Nepal Iris sulcata K001104609 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [1453] India Iris nepalensis K002931320 Yes
s.coll. [5918] India Iris nepalensis K002931319 Yes
Clarke, C.B. [43643] India Iris nepalensis K002931317 Yes
{Griffith} [5918] India Iris nepalensis K002931318 Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
  • 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 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