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This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & E. Himalaya, S. India (Nilgiri Hills).
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

East Himalaya, India, Nepal

Smilax wightii A.DC. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1877 Thomson, G. [s.n.], India K000820894 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1877 Wight, R. [2832], India K000820893 Unknown type material

First published in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 1: 174 (1878)

Accepted by

  • 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.

Literature

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.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0