1. Family: Saxifragaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Astilbe Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don
      1. Astilbe rubra Hook.f. & Thomson

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Bhutan to S. Japan (Tsushima).

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    Distribution

    Doubtfully present in:

    Inner Mongolia

    Native to:

    Amur, Assam, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Japan, Khabarovsk, Korea, Manchuria, Myanmar, Primorye, Qinghai, Tibet

    Introduced into:

    Austria

    Astilbe rubra Hook.f. & Thomson appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Griffith [336] K000674072
    Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] K000674069
    Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] K000674070
    Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] K000674071
    Hooker, J.D. [1209] K000674073
    Henry, A. [4706], China Astilbe leucantha K000674082
    Henry, A. [4734], China Astilbe leucantha K000674083
    Henry, A. [6048], Hubei Astilbe leucantha K000674084
    Komarov, V. [812], South Korea Astilbe koreana K000674075
    s.coll. [s.n.] Astilbe koreana K000961715
    s.coll. [s.n.] Astilbe koreana K000961716
    s.coll. [s.n.] Astilbe koreana K000961717
    Maximovicz [s.n.], Honshu Astilbe chinensis K000674079
    Maximovicz [s.n.], Honshu Astilbe chinensis K000674080
    Maximovicz [s.n.] Astilbe chinensis K000674085

    First published in Bot. Mag. 83: t. 4959 (1857)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of China 8: 1-506. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of Japan IIb: 1-550. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • 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.
    • Kharkevich, S.S. (ed.) (1989). Plantae Vasculares Orientalis Extremi Sovietici 4: 1-380. Nauka, Leningrad.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    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/
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    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