1. Family: Celastraceae R.Br.
    1. Genus: Euonymus L.
      1. Euonymus fortunei (Turcz.) Hand.-Mazz.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Assam to Temp. E. Asia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Hainan, Japan, Jawa, Korea, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Manchuria, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Philippines, Qinghai, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Xinjiang

    Introduced into:

    Alabama, Arkansas, Germany, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Masachusettes, Missouri, Nebraska, Ontario, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont

    Euonymus fortunei (Turcz.) Hand.-Mazz. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1937 Fortune [A46], China K000669087 holotype
    Wilson, E.H. [562a], Hubei K000669082 syntype
    Wilson, E.H. [505], Hubei K000669083 syntype
    Wilson, E.H. [562], Hubei K000669084 syntype
    Wilson, E.H. [562], Hubei K000669085 syntype
    Fortune [A46], China K000669086 isotype
    Champion [85], Hong Kong K000035779 lectotype
    Champion [85], Hong Kong K000035780 isotype
    Champion [s.n.], Hong Kong K000035781 isotype
    Henry, A. [7764], Hubei Euonymus kiautschovicus K000669245
    A.R. [s.n.] Euonymus kiautschovicus K000669645
    Sargent, C.S. [s.n.] Euonymus kiautschovicus K000669644 lectotype

    First published in Symb. Sin. 7: 660 (1933)

    Accepted by

    • Smettan, H.W. (2016). Eingeschleppt und ausgerissen: Neophyten im bayerischen Oberinntal Berichte der Bayerischen Botanischen Gesellschaft zur Erforschung der heimischen Flora 86: 213-226.
    • Gilman, A.V. (2015). New flora of Vermont Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 110: 1-614.
    • Bailey, C. & al. (2015). Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee: 1-813. University of Tennessee press.
    • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
    • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
    • Nesom, G.L. (2010). First report of Euonymus fortunei (Celastraceae) naturalised in Texas Phytoneuron 2010-1: 1-4.
    • Jones, R.L. (2005). Plant life of Kentucky. An illustrated guide to the vascular flora: 1-833. The universitry press of Kentucky.

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919. [Cited as Euonymus hederaceus.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Smettan, H.W. (2016). Eingeschleppt und ausgerissen: Neophyten im bayerischen Oberinntal Berichte der Bayerischen Botanischen Gesellschaft zur Erforschung der heimischen Flora 86: 213-226.
    • Gilman, A.V. (2015). New flora of Vermont Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 110: 1-614.
    • Kral, R., Diamond, A.R., Ginzbarg, S.L., Hansen, C.J., Haynes, R.R., Keener, B.R., Lelong, M.G., Spaulding, D.D. & Woods, M. (2011). Annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Alabama: 1-112. Botanical reseach institute of Texas.
    • Nesom, G.L. (2010). First report of Euonymus fortunei (Celastraceae) naturalised in Texas Phytoneuron 2010-1: 1-4.
    • Jones, R.L. (2005). Plant life of Kentucky. An illustrated guide to the vascular flora: 1-833. The universitry press of Kentucky.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. 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 2018. 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

    Kew Science Photographs
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