1. Family: Betulaceae Gray
    1. Genus: Betula L.
      1. Betula chinensis Maxim.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is N. & E. China to Korea.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Inner Mongolia, Korea

    Betula chinensis Maxim. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 1, 1981 Ross. J. [553], China K000859872 Unknown type material
    Bullock, T.L. [92] K000859868
    Ross. J. [s.n.], China K000859869
    Ross. J. [428] K000859871
    Ross. J. [223], China Betula exaltata K000859870

    First published in Bull. Soc. Imp. Naturalistes Moscou 54(1): 47 (1879)

    Accepted by

    • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
    • Ashburner, K. & McAllister, H.A. (2013). The genus Betula: a taxonomic revision of birches: 1-431. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Ashburner, K. & McAllister, H.A. (2013). The genus Betula: a taxonomic revision of birches: 1-431. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    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