1. Family: Papaveraceae Juss.
    1. Papaver L.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Europe, Asia-Tropical, Africa, Northern America and Asia-Temperate..

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Alaska, Albania, Alberta, Aleutian Is., Algeria, Altay, Amur, Austria, Azores, Baleares, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, British Columbia, Bulgaria, Buryatiya, California, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Cape Verde, Central European Rus, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Colorado, Corse, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, Djibouti, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, East Himalaya, Egypt, Finland, France, Free State, Føroyar, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Greenland, Gulf States, Hungary, Iceland, Idaho, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Japan, Kamchatka, Kazakhstan, Khabarovsk, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kriti, Krym, Kuril Is., Kuwait, KwaZulu-Natal, Labrador, Lebanon-Syria, Lesotho, Libya, Madeira, Magadan, Manchuria, Mexico Northwest, Mongolia, Montana, Morocco, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Mexico, North Caucasus, North European Russi, Northern Provinces, Northwest European R, Northwest Territorie, Norway, Nunavut, Pakistan, Palestine, Poland, Portugal, Primorye, Qinghai, Québec, Romania, Sakhalin, Sardegna, Saudi Arabia, Sicilia, Sinai, South European Russi, Spain, Svalbard, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Tuva, Ukraine, Utah, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Wyoming, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya, Yemen, Yugoslavia, Yukon

    Introduced into:

    Alabama, Angola, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Bolivia, Cambodia, Chile Central, Chile South, Connecticut, Cuba, Delaware, District of Columbia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Falkland Is., Hainan, Haiti, Honduras, Illinois, India, Iowa, Juan Fernández Is., Kansas, Kentucky, Laos, Louisiana, Maine, Manitoba, Maryland, Masachusettes, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Newfoundland, Norfolk Is., North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Peru, Rhode I., Saskatchewan, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Thailand, Tristan da Cunha, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Western Sahara, Wisconsin

    Papaver L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    22196.000
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8121], Nepal Meconopsis K001129010
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8122], India Meconopsis K001129011
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8123], India Meconopsis K001129012
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8123], Nepal Meconopsis K001129013
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8124], India Meconopsis K001129014
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8125], Nepal Meconopsis K001129015
    s.coll. [Cat. no. s.n.] Meconopsis K001132281

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 506 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea ed. 2, 1: 1-581. Cambridge University Press.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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