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

Native to:

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

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

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.
  • Ali, S.I. & Nasir, Y.J. (1991). Flora of Pakistan 193: 1-164. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • 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).

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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