Polygonatum mengtzense F.T.Wang & Tang

First published in Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol., Bot. 7: 84 (1936)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is China (Yunnan, Guangxi) to Vietnam. It is a rhizomatous geophyte or epiphyte and grows primarly in the temperate biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

China South-Central, China Southeast, Vietnam

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Floden, A. (2014). A new combination in Polygonatum (Asparagaceae) and the reinstatement of P. mengtzense. Annales Botanici Fennici 51: 106-116.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Zhengyi, W. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2000). Flora of China 24: 1-431. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. [Cited as Polygonatum punctatum.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Floden, A. (2014). A new combination in Polygonatum (Asparagaceae) and the reinstatement of P. mengtzense. Annales Botanici Fennici 51: 106-116.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Mar 18, 1998 Henry, A. [11145], Yunnan K000820708 syntype Yes
Henry, A. [13668], Yunnan K000820709 syntype Yes
Henry, A. [11145], Yunnan K000820706 syntype Yes
Henry, A. [11145], Yunnan K000820707 syntype Yes

Sources

  • 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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0