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This species is accepted, and its native range is Siberia to NW. China.

Native to:

Altay, Amur, Buryatiya, Chita, Irkutsk, Kamchatka, Kazakhstan, Khabarovsk, Krasnoyarsk, Mongolia, Sakhalin, Tuva, West Siberia, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya

Swertia obtusa Ledeb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Ledebour, C.F. [s.n.], Altay K000872373
s.coll. [228] K000872372
s.coll. [s.n.], Altay K000872371

First published in Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St. Pétersbourg Hist. Acad. 5: 526 (1815)

Accepted by

  • Ho T.-N. & Liu S.-W. (2015). A Worldwide Monograph of Swertia and Its Allies: 1-430. Science Press, Beijing.

Not accepted by

  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1972). Flora Europaea 3: 1-370. Cambridge University Press. [Cited as Swertia perennis.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Ho T.-N. & Liu S.-W. (2015). A Worldwide Monograph of Swertia and Its Allies: 1-430. Science Press, Beijing.
  • Malyschev, L.I. (ed.) (2006). Flora of Siberia 11: 1-310. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
  • Charkevicz, S.S. (ed.) (1995). Plantae Vasculares Orientalis Extremi Sovietici 7: 1-394. Nauka, Leningrad.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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