Lyonia villosa var. sphaerantha (Hand.-Mazz.) Hand.-Mazz.

First published in Symb. Sin. 7: 789 (1936)
This variety is accepted
The native range of this variety is SE. Tibet to China (Sichuan, Yunnan) and N. Myanmar. It is a shrub and grows primarly in the subalpine or subarctic biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

China South-Central, Myanmar, Tibet

Recorded in error in:

East Himalaya

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Dash, S.S. & Mao, A.A. (2011). Additions to the flowering plants of India from Arunachal Pradesh. Nelumbo 53: 228-235.
  • Sanjappa, M. & Sastry, A.R.K. (eds.) (2014). Fascicles of Flora of India 25: 1-468. Botanical Survey of India, New Delhi.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2005). Flora of China 14: 1-581. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Dash, S.S. & Mao, A.A. (2011). Additions to the flowering plants of India from Arunachal Pradesh. Nelumbo 53: 228-235.
  • Sanjappa, M. & Sastry, A.R.K. (eds.) (2014). Fascicles of Flora of India 25: 1-468. Botanical Survey of India, New Delhi.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • 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