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This variety is accepted, and its native range is E. Himalaya to S. China and Indo-China.
Osbeckia crinita

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam

Osbeckia stellata var. crinita (Benth. ex Naud.) C.Hansen appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 22, 1974 Garrett, H.B.G. [51], Thailand K000867935 Unknown type material
Aug 6, 1973 Watt, G. [7280], Manipur K000890023 Unknown type material
Aug 3, 1973 Kerr, A.F.G. [2740], Thailand K000867937 Unknown type material
Aug 3, 1973 Kerr, A.F.G. [2740], Thailand K000867936 Unknown type material
Aug 3, 1973 Forrest, G. [8561], Yunnan K000890030 Unknown type material
Aug 3, 1973 Balansa, B. [4055], Vietnam K000867938 Unknown type material
Aug 3, 1973 Delavay, J.M. [191], Yunnan K000890029 Unknown type material
Osbeckia yunnanensis 10586.000

First published in Ginkgoana 4: 31 (1977)

Accepted by

  • Prashobb, P. & Sibichen, M.T. (2020). Osbeckia L. (Melastomataceae) in India: 1-122. Bishen Singh Madhendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun, India.

Not accepted by

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. [Cited as Osbeckia stellata.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Barooah, C. & Ahmed, I. (2014). Plant diversity of Assam. A checklist of Angiosperms and Gymnosperms: 1-599. Assam science technology and environment council, India.
  • Prashobb, P. & Sibichen, M.T. (2020). Osbeckia L. (Melastomataceae) in India: 1-122. Bishen Singh Madhendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun, India.

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