Polygonatum oppositifolium (Wall.) Royle

First published in Ill. Bot. Himal. Mts.: 380 (1839)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Nepal to Assam. It is a rhizomatous geophyte or epiphyte and grows primarly in the temperate biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Assam, East Himalaya, Nepal, Tibet

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • 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): 1-456. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Zhengyi, W. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2000). Flora of China 24: 1-431. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • 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.
  • Zhengyi, W. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2000). Flora of China 24: 1-431. 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?
Watt, G. [6409], India K001045019 No
Wallich, N. [5134], Nepal K000820943 Yes
Griffith [5847], India K001045017 No
Griffith [5845], India K001045015 No
Griffith [5847] K001045016 No
Wallich, N. [5134], Nepal K000820942 Yes
Watt, G. [6409], India K001045020 No
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5134], Nepal Convallaria oppositifolia K000639364 Yes
Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 5134] Convallaria oppositifolia K001104889 Yes
Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 5134], Nepal Convallaria oppositifolia K000639353 Yes

Sources

  • Art and Illustrations in Digifolia

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew
  • 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