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This species is accepted, and its native range is NE. Pakistan to S. Central China and Myanmar.

Native to:

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

Introduced into:

Germany, Great Britain, Switzerland

Cotoneaster acuminatus Lindl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Wallich [s.n.] K000442377 Unknown type material
Wallich [s.n.] K000442376 Unknown type material
Stewart, R.R. [6619], India K000442354 Unknown type material
coll. ign. [s.n.] K000442375 Unknown type material
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 664], Nepal K001111539
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 664], Nepal K001111540
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 664], India K001111541

First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 13: 101 (1821)

Accepted by

  • Landrein, S. & al. (2017). Flora of Pakistan 221: 1-161. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Kurtto, A., Sennikov, A.N. & Lampinen, R. (2013). Atlas Florae Europaeae. Distribution of vascular plants in Europe 16: 1-168.
  • Watson, M.F. & al. (eds.) (2011). Flora of Nepal 3: 1-425. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2003). Flora of China 9: 1-494. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1987). Flora of Bhutan 1(3): 466-834. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Landrein, S. & al. (2017). Flora of Pakistan 221: 1-161. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Kurtto, A., Sennikov, A.N. & Lampinen, R. (2013). Atlas Florae Europaeae. Distribution of vascular plants in Europe 16: 1-168.
  • Watson, M.F. & al. (eds.) (2011). Flora of Nepal 3: 1-425. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Dickoré, W.B. & Kasperek, G. (2010). Species of Cotoneaster (Rosaceae, Maloideae) indigenous to, naturalising or commonly cultivated in Central Europe Willdenowia 40: 13-45.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2003). Flora of China 9: 1-494. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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