Berberis calliobotrys Koehne, Deut. Dendrol. 168 1893. (syn: Berberis aitchisonii Ahrendt; Berberis gambleana Ahrendt; Berberis wazaristanica Ahrendt);
Afghanistan to SW. Xinjiang and W. Himalaya: Afghanistan, Pakistan, West Himalaya, Xinjiang as per POWO;

Berberis sp. from Paddar valley J&K. 04 : Attachments (2).  3 posts by 3 authors.

Request for Identification

Kindly identify this Berberis species.
Location: Paddar valley J&K.
Date: 15th June 2011
Altitude: 3200 meters asl
Plant height: 1-2 meters

efi page on Berberis

Berberis Sp.,

Any possibility for Berberis parkeriana C.K.Schneid. ??

Yes, … Some possibility is there of this being Berberis parkeriana as per GBIF and Flora of Pakistan.

This is not B. parkeniana !

Berberis calliobotrys Koehne. ??

Yes, it seems possible as per keys in Flora of PakistanFoP illustrationPOWO and GBIF specimens from Pakistan- one and two.


References: POWO  Catalogue of Life  The Plant List Ver.1.1  GBIF– specimens from Pakistan: one and two (High resolution specimens) Flora of PakistanFoP illustration

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