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This species is accepted, and its native range is Egypt to Central Asia and Myanmar, Arabian Peninsula.
Launaea procumbens

Native to:

Afghanistan, Assam, China North-Central, China South-Central, Egypt, Gulf States, India, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Myanmar, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Sinai, Tadzhikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, Xinjiang, Yemen

Launaea procumbens (Roxb.) Ramayya & Rajagopal appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3276], India Prenanthes obtusa K001129347
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 3258], India Prenanthes patens K001118936
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3258], India Prenanthes patens K001118938
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 3258], India Prenanthes patens K001118939
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3258], India Prenanthes patens K001118937

First published in Kew Bull. 23: 465 (1969)

Accepted by

  • Barooah, C. & Ahmed, I. (2014). Plant diversity of Assam. A checklist of Angiosperms and Gymnosperms: 1-599. Assam science technology and environment council, India.
  • Ghazanfar, S.A., Edmondson, J.R. & Hind, D.J.N. (eds.) (2019). Flora of Iraq 6: 1-458. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.

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.

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