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This species is accepted, and its native range is NE. Pakistan to China (W. Sichuan, NW. Yunnan) and NE. Myanmar.

Native to:

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

Rhododendron lepidotum Wall. ex G.Don appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000769773
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000769774
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000769775
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000769776
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000769778
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000769780
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000769779
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000769781
Hooker, J.D. [Cat. no. s.n.], Sikkim K001132826
Wallich, N. [758] K000769783 Unknown type material
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 758], Nepal K001111805
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 758], Nepal K001111806
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 758], India K001111807
Delavay, J.M. [18], Yunnan K000769385 isotype
s.coll. [s.n.], India K000769782
Farrer, R. [1196], Myanmar K000769777
Hooker, J.D. [Cat. no. s.n.], Sikkim Rhododendron lepidotum subsp. salignum K001132823

First published in Gen. Hist. 3: 845 (1834)

Accepted by

  • Lidén, M. & Bharali, P. (2020). Flowers of the Se La: 1-135. Uppsula University, Sweden.
  • 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.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2005). Flora of China 14: 1-581. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (2001). Flora of Bhutan 2: 1-1675. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Nasir, E. & Ali, S.I. (eds.) (1970-1995). Flora of West Pakistan 1-131.

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.
  • Nasir, E. & Ali, S.I. (eds.) (1970-1995). Flora of West Pakistan 1-131.

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