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This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to Russian Far East and Temp. E. Asia, Indo-China, N. Sumatera.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Japan, Khabarovsk, Korea, Kuril Is., Laos, Manchuria, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, Primorye, Sakhalin, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam

Monotropastrum humile (D.Don) H.Hara appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
May 22, 1975 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000780982 holotype
Jan 1, 1960 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], India K000780981 holotype
May 22, 1975 Watt, G. [6294], Assam Monotropastrum pumilum K000780980 holotype
s.coll. [s.n.], India Monotropastrum clarkei K000780996 Unknown type material

First published in J. Jap. Bot. 36: 78 (1961)

Accepted by

  • Barkalov, V.Y. & Hideki, T. (2009). Subfamily Monotropoideae (Ericaceae) in the Russian Far East: taxonomy and distribution Botanicheskii Zhurnal. Moscow & Leningrad 94: 877-884.
  • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (2001). Flora of Bhutan 2: 1-1675. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • 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. Smithsonian Institution.
  • Lê, T.C. (2003). Danh l?c các loài th?c v?t Vi?t Nam 2: 1-1203. Hà N?i : Nhà xu?t b?n Nông nghi?p.
  • Newman, M., Ketphanh, S., Svengsuksa, B., Thomas, P., Sengdala, K., Lamxay, V. & Armstrong, K. (2007). A checklist of the vascular plants of Lao PDR: 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Van Steenis, C.G.G.J. (ed.) (1960-1972). Flora Malesiana 6: 1-1023. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2005). Flora of China 14: 1-581. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Barkalov, V.Y. & Hideki, T. (2009). Subfamily Monotropoideae (Ericaceae) in the Russian Far East: taxonomy and distribution Botanicheskii Zhurnal. Moscow & Leningrad 94: 877-884.
  • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (2001). Flora of Bhutan 2: 1-1675. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • 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. Smithsonian Institution.
  • Newman, M., Ketphanh, S., Svengsuksa, B., Thomas, P., Sengdala, K., Lamxay, V. & Armstrong, K. (2007). A checklist of the vascular plants of Lao PDR: 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2005). Flora of China 14: 1-581. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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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