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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Canada to W. Central U.S.A.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Alberta, British Columbia, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming

Potentilla hookeriana Lehm. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Oct 1, 2012 Burke, J. [s.n.] K000857671 isolectotype
Oct 1, 2012 Burke, J. [s.n.], Alberta K000857670 Unknown type material

First published in Index Seminum (HBG, Hamburgensis) 1849: 10 (1849)

Accepted by

  • Ackerfield, J. (2015). Flora of Colorado: 1-818. BRIT Press.

Not accepted by

  • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of Japan IIb: 1-550. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo. [Cited as Potentilla nivea.]

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.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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 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 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