1. Family: Betulaceae Gray
    1. Genus: Alnus Mill.
      1. Alnus japonica (Thunb.) Steud.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Russian Far East to E. China, Korea, Japan, Taiwan.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China North-Central, China Southeast, Japan, Korea, Kuril Is., Manchuria, Primorye, Sakhalin, Taiwan

    Alnus japonica (Thunb.) Steud. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Maximowicz, C.J. [s.n.], Japan K000859806
    s.coll. [s.n.], Japan K000859805
    Christenhusz, M.J.M.C [1993-0782], Japan K000696494

    First published in Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 55 (1840)

    Accepted by

    • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (eds.) (2006). Flora of Japan IIa: 1-550. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (1999). Flora of China 4: 1-453. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (1999). Flora of China 4: 1-453. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

    Sources

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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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