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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Himalaya to S. Central China (and NW. Guangxi) to Indo-China.

Native to:

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

Rhododendron delavayi Franch. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1980 Forrest, G. [12745], Yunnan Rhododendron arboreum subsp. delavayi K000769487
Jan 1, 1980 Cavalerie, J. [4627], Yunnan Rhododendron arboreum subsp. delavayi K000769488
Jan 1, 1980 Delavay, J.M. [887], Yunnan Rhododendron arboreum subsp. delavayi K000769485 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1980 Delavay, J.M. [292], Yunnan Rhododendron arboreum subsp. delavayi K000769486

First published in Bull. Soc. Bot. France 33: 231 (1886)

Accepted by

  • Gibbs, D., Chaimberlain, D. & Argent, G. (2011). The red list of Rhododendrons: 1-128. Botanic Gardens Conservation International, Richmond, U.K.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2005). Flora of China 14: 1-581. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
  • 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.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Sanjappa, M. & Sastry, A.R.K. (eds.) (2014). Fascicles of Flora of India 25: 1-468. Botanical Survey of India, New Delhi.
  • Gibbs, D., Chaimberlain, D. & Argent, G. (2011). The red list of Rhododendrons: 1-128. Botanic Gardens Conservation International, Richmond, U.K.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0