Helleborus thibetanus Franch.

First published in Nouv. Arch. Mus. Hist. Nat., sér. 2, 8: 196 (1885 publ. 1886)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is China (NW. Sichuan, NW. Hubei, S. Gansu, S. Shaanxi). It is a perennial or rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarly in the temperate biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

China North-Central, China South-Central

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • McLewin, W. (2019). Helleborus and the Helleborastrum problem: 1-309. Wellesley-Cambridge Press.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of China 6: 1-511. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Kew Species Profiles

  • Hall, T. & Mathew, B. (1998). Helleborus thibetanus. Curtis’s Botanical Magazine 15: 242-248.
  • The Plant List (2010). Helleborus thibetanus. (Accessed 18 September 2011).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of China 6: 1-511. Science Press (Beijing) & 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?
Paochung, K., China South-Central 77475.000 No

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • 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
  • Kew Science Photographs

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  • Kew Species Profiles

    • Kew Species Profiles
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