Dear all, *Clematis acutangula * is not listed in Nepal in books as well as link :
http://www.efloras.org/florataxon.aspx?flora_id=110&taxon_id=107312 . Another, the flower color and leaves do not match at all as per the links: https://www.google.com.np/url?sa=i&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=images&cd=&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0ahUKEwjjoJ_i6tfPAhUPTo8KHbPhDkcQjxwIAw&url=http%3A%2F%2Fbiodiversity.bt%2Fspecies%2Fshow%2F2906&bvm=bv.135475266,d.c2I&psig=AFQjCNFFqq5bWJ65csYauSK9Yp_UkrWalg&ust=1476449156386248 and https://www.google.com.np/url?sa=i&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=images&cd=&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0ahUKEwjgxvTs6tfPAhUDt48KHYUxDUMQjxwIAw&url=http%3A%2F%2Fbiodiversity.bt%2Fobservation%2Fshow%2F3138&bvm=bv.135475266,d.c2I&psig=AFQjCNFFqq5bWJ65csYauSK9Yp_UkrWalg&ust=1476449156386248 . As such*,* request expert for the verdict. Thank you, Saroj Kasaju On Thu, Oct 13, 2016 at 5:02 PM, J.M. Garg <jmga...@gmail.com> wrote: > Thanks a lot, Chadwell ji. > Catalogue of Life gives it (*Clematis acutangula* Hook. fil. & Thomson) as > a syn. of *Clematis ranunculoides *Franch. > <http://www.catalogueoflife.org/col/details/species/id/4b108ba967fa595534fa93d0952d2875/synonym/67c606b476aebb3589ba8e8105c41646> > Images of this look different at the following links: > http://www.clematisinternational.com/page74.html > http://www.pavelkaalpines.cz/Photos/China2009/ > clematisranunculoideslugulakeyunnanchina.html > http://www.britishclematis.org.uk/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=17 > > ---------- Forwarded message ---------- > From: chrischadwell...@btinternet.com <chrischadwell...@btinternet.com> > Date: 5 October 2016 at 09:05 > Subject: Re: SK125OCT042016:ID > To: efloraofindia <email@example.com> > Cc: jmga...@gmail.com > > > My first offering on Nepal. I am not as familiar with its flora as Ladakh > or the NW Himalaya and as with the whole of the Himalayan foothills, the > lower the elevation one goes, especially into sub-tropical and tropical > plants, my knowledge rapidly diminishes! Nevertheless, I have visited > Nepal on a number of occasions and know something of its flora. This > Clematis is certainly not *C.buchananiana*. *I think you will find this > is Clematis acutangula - it is not recorded in 'An Enumeration of the > Flowering Plants of Nepal' Vol 2, 1979) nor 'Flora of Kathmandu Valley' > (1986). Hooker knew the plant as is in FBI - from Khasia Hills (now > Meghalaya). Do not know of any images on internet. The pressed specimens > in Kew herbarium will not help much.* > > > If circumstances permit, I shall contribute more about Nepalese flora. > > > On Tuesday, 4 October 2016 09:59:03 UTC+1, Saroj Kumar Kasaju wrote: > >> Dear Members, >> >> Sharing some pictures for ID shot at the Chandtagiri Hill Kathmandu on >> 19 September 2016 at 8200 ft. >> >> Could it be *Clematis buchananiana* DC. ?? >> >> If so why color of flower is different? >> >> Thank you. >> >> Saroj Kasaju >> > > > > -- > With regards, > J.M.Garg > > 'Creating awareness of Indian Flora & Fauna' > <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Jmgarg1> > > Winner of Wipro-NFS Sparrow Awards 2014 for efloraofindia > <https://sites.google.com/site/efloraofindia/award-for-efloraofindia>. > > For identification, learning, discussion & documentation of Indian Flora, > please visit/ join our Efloraofindia Google e-group > <https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/indiantreepix> (largest in the > world- around 2700 members & 2,40,000 messages on 31.3.16) or Efloraofindia > website <https://sites.google.com/site/efloraofindia/> (with a species > database of more than 11,000 species & 2,20,000 images). > > The whole world uses my Image Resource > <http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:J.M.Garg> of more than a > thousand species & eight thousand images of Birds, Butterflies, Plants etc. > (arranged alphabetically & place-wise). You can also use them for free as > per Creative Commons license attached with each image. > > Also author of 'A Photoguide to the Birds of Kolkata & Common Birds of > India'. > -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "efloraofindia" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to indiantreepix+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/indiantreepix. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.