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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Central & Central Himalaya to India (Punjab).
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

India, Nepal, West Himalaya

Asparagus curillus Buch.-Ham. ex Roxb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5155] K001104959
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5155], Myanmar K001104963
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5155], Nepal K001104961
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 5155], India K001104962
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5155] K001104960

First published in Fl. Ind. ed. 1832, 2: 152 (1832)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
  • 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.

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