Gentiana loureiroi (G. Don) Griseb., Prodr. 9: 108 1845. (syn: Ericala loureirii G. Don; Gentiana aquatica Lour.; Gentiana greenwayae Merr.; Gentiana indica Steud.; Gentiana pedicellata var. rosulata Kuzn.; Gentiana praticola subsp. greenwayae (Merr.) J. J. Halda; Varasia loureirii (Griseb.) J. Sojak);
Bhutan to Taiwan: Assam, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, Laos, Myanmar, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam as per POWO;

MS, Feb,2021/04 Gentiana sp. for id: 1 image.
Location : Hmuifang, Mizoram
Date : 14-05-2016
Habit : Herb
Habitat : Wild

Please check according to the lists from (PDF) On the current status of the genus Gentiana L

What are the species reported from your area?

Gentiana loureirii, G.napulifera, G.nudicaulis, G.parrryae and G.pedicellata are recorded in Mizoram.

Any keys ?

Gentiana nudicaulis Kurz

I think looks different from Gentiana nudicaulis as per GBIF– specimen 1 and

On checking all the listed species, I think it may be Gentiana loureirii as per
Looks different from others as per
Gentiana pedicellata


MS, April, 2023/09 Herb for id: 3 images.
Location : Hmuifang, Mizoram

Altitude : ca.1,480 m
Date : 04-04-2023
Habit : Small herb
Habitat : Wild

Gentiana pedicellata (Wall. ex D.Don) Griseb. !

I think it is close to images at


Gentiana sp.: 1 very high res. image.
Is it the same species of Gentiana that I attached a photo below from Mizoram by M Sawmliana on April 12, 2024?
Location: Ukhrul, Manipur
Altitude: 1796.3m
Habit: herbs, 7 to 10 cm tall

This looks like Gentiana pedicellata (Wall. ex D.Don) Griseb. for me !




POWO  Catalogue of Life  The Plant List Ver.1.1  IPNI  GBIF– specimen 1 and specimen 2 (High resolution specimens) Flora of China  FOC illustration

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