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  1. Family: Ranunculaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Ranunculus L.
      1. Ranunculus diffusus DC.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Afghanistan to China (N. & W. Yunnan) and N. Indo-China.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

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

    Accepted Infraspecifics

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Ranunculus diffusus DC. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Oct 30, 2006 Wallich [4705], India K000357844 Unknown type material
    Hohenacker, R.F. [1123], India K000357842
    Wight, R. [15], India K000357843 syntype
    Wight, R. [15], India K000692705 lectotype
    Wallich, N. [4703], India K000357845 lectotype

    Bibliography

    First published in Prodr. 1: 38 (1824)

    Accepted by

    • Kumar, S. (2012). Herbaceous flora of Jaunsar-Bawar (Uttarkhand), India: enumerations Phytotaxonomy 12: 33-56.
    • Tanaka, N., Kadota, Y. & Murata, J. (2010). New or noteworthy plant collections from Myanmar (6): Ranunculaceae of Mt. Victoria, Chin State, Myanmar The Journal of Japanese Botany 85: 199-212.
    • 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.
    • Lê, T.C. (2003). Danh l?c các loài th?c v?t Vi?t Nam 2: 1-1203. Hà N?i : Nhà xu?t b?n Nông nghi?p.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of China 6: 1-511. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • M.Iranshahr, K.H.Rechinger, H.Riedl (1992). Flora Iranica 171: 1-249. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.
    • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1984). Flora of Bhutan 1(2): 189-462. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Srivastava, S.K. (2010). Revision of genus Ranunculus L. (Ranunculaceae) in India Taiwania 55: 273-314.
    • Tanaka, N., Kadota, Y. & Murata, J. (2010). New or noteworthy plant collections from Myanmar (6): Ranunculaceae of Mt. Victoria, Chin State, Myanmar The Journal of Japanese Botany 85: 199-212.
    • Lê, T.C. (2003). Danh l?c các loài th?c v?t Vi?t Nam 2: 1-1203. Hà N?i : Nhà xu?t b?n Nông nghi?p.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of China 6: 1-511. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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