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This species is accepted, and its native range is China to Japan.
Cirsium japonicum

Native to:

China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Inner Mongolia, Japan, Korea, Qinghai, Taiwan, Vietnam

Introduced into:

Poland

Cirsium japonicum DC. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Prodr. 6: 640 (1838)

Accepted by

  • Belyaeva, I. & Govaerts, R. in Belyaeva I. & Govaerts, R. (2011). Personal communication Personal Communication (Medicinal Plant Checklist) 1.
  • GCC in GCC (2011). Global Compositae Checklist Global Compositae Checklist http://compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz/.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2011). Asteraceae Flora of China 20-21: 1-992. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2011). Asteraceae Flora of China 20-21: 1-992. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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