1. Family: Rosaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Dryas L.
      1. Dryas octopetala L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Greenland, Subarctic & Subalpine Eurasia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Albania, Austria, Bulgaria, Buryatiya, Czechoslovakia, East European Russia, Finland, France, Føroyar, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Greenland, Iceland, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Kamchatka, Khabarovsk, Krasnoyarsk, Magadan, Manchuria, Mongolia, North Caucasus, North European Russi, Norway, Poland, Romania, Spain, Svalbard, Sweden, Switzerland, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Ukraine, West Siberia, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia

    Dryas octopetala L. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 501 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2014). Flora of North America North of Mexico 9: 1-713. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
    • Kurtto, A., Lampinen, R. & Junikka, L. (2004). Atlas Florae Europaeae. Distribution of vascular plants in Europe 13: 1-320.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2003). Pittosporaceae through Connaraceae Flora of China 9: 1-494. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2014). Flora of North America North of Mexico 9: 1-713. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
    • Kurtto, A., Lampinen, R. & Junikka, L. (2004). Atlas Florae Europaeae. Distribution of vascular plants in Europe 13: 1-320.
    • Polozhij, A.V. & Malyschev (eds.) (2004). Flora of Siberia 8: 1-197. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2003). Pittosporaceae through Connaraceae Flora of China 9: 1-494. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Grubov, V.I. (2001). Key to the Vascular Plants of Mongolia 1: 1-411. Science Publishers, Inc. Enfield, USA. Plymouth, U.K.
    • Charkevicz, S.S. (ed.) (1996). Plantae Vasculares Orientalis Extremi Sovietici 8: 1-382. Nauka, Leningrad.

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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

    Kew Science Photographs
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