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, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Germany, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Masachusettes, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Rhode I., South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Wisconsin

    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.
    • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2016). Flora of North America North of Mexico 12: 1-603. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
    • 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.
    • 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.

    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.
    • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2016). Flora of North America North of Mexico 12: 1-603. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
    • 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
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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/
    © 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 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

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