Bergenia purpurascens (Hook.f. & Thomson) Engl.

First published in Bot. Zeitung (Berlin) 26: 841 (1868)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Central Himalaya to China (SW. Sichuan, N. Yunnan) and N. Myanmar. It is a perennial and grows primarily in the subalpine or subarctic biome.

Distribution

Native to:

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

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1987). Flora of Bhutan 1(3): 466-834. 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.
  • Lidén, M. & Bharali, P. (2020). Flowers of the Se La: 1-135. Uppsula University, Sweden.
  • Mao, A.A. & Dash, S.S. (2020). Flowering Plants of India an Annotated Checklist (Dicotyledons) 1: 1-970. Botanical Survey of India.
  • Singh, V., Singh, P. & Dash, S.S. (eds.) (2021). Flora of India 9: 1-482. Botanical Survey of India.
  • Watson, M.F. & al. (eds.) (2011). Flora of Nepal 3: 1-425. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of China 8: 1-506. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Lidén, M. & Bharali, P. (2020). Flowers of the Se La: 1-135. Uppsula University, Sweden.
  • Mao, A.A. & Dash, S.S. (2020). Flowering Plants of India an Annotated Checklist (Dicotyledons) 1: 1-970. Botanical Survey of India.
  • Watson, M.F. & al. (eds.) (2011). Flora of Nepal 3: 1-425. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1960 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] India K000732656 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jan 1, 1960 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] India K000732655 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jan 1, 1960 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] India K000732657 Unknown Type Material Yes
Tone, C.N. [93] Nepal K004392219 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K004392217 Yes
Bedi, R. [178] Bhutan K004392204 Yes
Ward, F.K. [6898] K004392221 Yes
Ward, F.K. [8333] K004392196 Yes
Forrest, G. [26910] Burma K004392222 Yes
Bedi, R. [249] Bhutan K004392203 Yes
Gould, B.J. [1152] Bhutan K004392207 Yes
Ward, F.K. [5978] K004392213 Yes
Hobson, H.E. [s.n.] K004392214 Yes
{Grey-Wilson; et al.} [4338] Nepal K004392218 Yes
Clarke, C.B. [35700A] India K004392197 Yes
s.coll. [57] K004392216 Yes
Forrest, G. [24556] Burma K004392223 Yes
[Pantling] [46309] India K004392198 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] India K004392199 Yes
s.coll. [2268] India K004392201 Yes
[E.Moris] [156] K004392212 Yes
Starling, B.N.; Upward, E.M.; Brickell, C.D.; Mathew, B.F. [AGSES205] India K004392209 Yes
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] India K004392208 Yes
Hobson, H.E. [s.n.] K004392215 Yes
Starling, B.N.; Upward, E.M.; Brickell, C.D.; Mathew, B. [AGSES40] India K004392210 Yes
Clarke, C.B. [9799A] India K004392200 Yes
Bedi, R. [83] Bhutan K004392205 Yes
Gould, B.J. [442] Bhutan K004392206 Yes
Wager, L.R. [275] India K004392211 Yes
Ward, F.K. [6980] K004392220 Yes
Hara, H.; Kanai, H.; Murata, G.; Togashi, M.; Tuyama, T. [6159] India K004392202 Yes

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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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