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This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to China (Sichuan, Yunnan) and Indo-China.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Assam, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Osbeckia stellata Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 1, 2011 Kerr [128], Peru K000566738
May 1, 2010 Chantaranothai, P. et al. [90/97], Thailand K000566739
May 1, 2010 Chantaranothai [90/707], Thailand K000566744
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 4062], Nepal K001038062
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4062], India K001038063

First published in Bot. Reg. 8: t. 674 (1822)

Accepted by

  • Chou, S., Chhnang, P. & Kim, Y. (2016). A Checklist for the Seed Plants of Cambodia: 1-272. National Institute of Biological Resources, Korea.
  • Prashobb, P. & Sibichen, M.T. (2020). Osbeckia L. (Melastomataceae) in India: 1-122. Bishen Singh Madhendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun, India.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Chou, S., Chhnang, P. & Kim, Y. (2016). A Checklist for the Seed Plants of Cambodia: 1-272. National Institute of Biological Resources, Korea.
  • Prashobb, P. & Sibichen, M.T. (2020). Osbeckia L. (Melastomataceae) in India: 1-122. Bishen Singh Madhendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun, India.

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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