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This species is accepted, and its native range is Papua New Guinea.

Native to:

New Guinea

Rhododendron womersleyi Sleumer appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 10, 2010 Crayn, D.M. [548], Papua New Guinea K000639316
May 1, 1995 Kerenga, K. [LAE74326], Papua New Guinea K000083554
Aug 18, 1978 Sands, M.J.S. [1569], Papua New Guinea K000082994
Aug 18, 1978 Croft, J. [LAE60696], Papua New Guinea K000082995
Jan 1, 1973 Philipson, W.R. [3382], Papua New Guinea K000083006
Jan 1, 1970 Coode, M. [NGF32530], Papua New Guinea K000082993
Jan 1, 1970 Womersley, J.S. [NGF15328], Papua New Guinea K000083003
Jan 1, 1970 Philipson, W.R. [3378], Papua New Guinea K000083007
Jan 1, 1970 Vandenberg, J. [NGF39650], Papua New Guinea K000083004
Jan 1, 1970 Vandenberg, J. [NGF35021], Papua New Guinea K000083005
Jan 1, 1963 Anderson, J.A.R. [22], Papua New Guinea K000083009
Oct 1, 1962 Royen, P. van [15153], Papua New Guinea K000083008
Mar 1, 1958 Womersley, J.S. [8871], Papua New Guinea K000083000 isotype
Mar 1, 1958 Womersley, J.S. [NGF8918], Papua New Guinea K000083014
Mar 1, 1958 Hoogland, R.D. [5634], Papua New Guinea K000083013
Papua New Guinea 45620.000
Brass, L.J. [29810], Papua New Guinea K000083012
Stauffer, H.U. [5660], Papua New Guinea K000083015
Millar, A.N. [NGF14677], Papua New Guinea K000083011
Schodde, R. [1919], Papua New Guinea K000082999
Stevens, P.F. [LAE52258], Papua New Guinea K000082998
Stevens, P.F. [LAE54570], Papua New Guinea K000083002
Verdcourt, B. [4905C], Papua New Guinea K000082996
Verdcourt, B. [4905D], Papua New Guinea K000082997
Vink, W. [16139], Papua New Guinea K000083016
Philipson, W.R. [3419], Papua New Guinea K000083017
Henty, E.E. [NGF16567], Papua New Guinea K000083010
Wiakabu, J. [LAE73696], Papua New Guinea K000082990
Wiakabu, J. [LAE73721], Papua New Guinea K000082991
Wiakabu, J. [LAE73663], Papua New Guinea K000082992
Balgooy, M.M.J. v. [331], Papua New Guinea K000083018
Balgooy, M.M.J. v. [244], Papua New Guinea K000083019
Damas, K. [LAE58911], Papua New Guinea K000083001

First published in Reinwardtia 5: 136 (1960)

Accepted by

  • Argent, G. (2015). Rhododendrons of subgenus Vireya, ed. 2: 1-454. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.
  • Gibbs, D., Chaimberlain, D. & Argent, G. (2011). The red list of Rhododendrons: 1-128. Botanic Gardens Conservation International, Richmond, U.K.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Gibbs, D., Chaimberlain, D. & Argent, G. (2011). The red list of Rhododendrons: 1-128. Botanic Gardens Conservation International, Richmond, U.K.

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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