Polygonatum punctatum Royle ex Kunth

First published in Enum. Pl. 5: 142 (1850)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is E. Nepal to China (W. Yunnan). It is a rhizomatous geophyte or epiphyte and grows primarly in the temperate biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Tibet

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

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.
  • 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.
  • Hộ, P.-H. (1993). Câycỏ Việtnam. An Illustrated flora of Vietnam 3(1): 1-603d. Pham-hoang Ho, Montréal.
  • Karthikeyan, S., Jain, S.K., Nayar, M.P. & Sanjappa, M. (1989). Florae Indicae Enumeratio: Monocotyledonae: 1-435. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.
  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590.
  • 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

  • Floden, A. (2014). A new combination in Polygonatum (Asparagaceae) and the reinstatement of P. mengtzense. Annales Botanici Fennici 51: 106-116.
  • 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.
  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590.
  • 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?
Griffith [5848], India K001045018 No
Wallich, N. [s.n.], Nepal K000820732 Yes
Farges, R.P. [s.n.], Sichuan K000820714 isotype Yes
Hancock, W. [552], Yunnan K000820716 paratype Yes
Pratt, A.E. [41], Sichuan K000820715 isotype Yes
Wallich, N. [5133], Nepal K000820733 Unknown type material Yes
Farges, R.P. [s.n.], Sichuan K000820713 isotype 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