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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Temp. Asia, N. & Central America.

Native to:

Alabama, Alaska, Alberta, Aleutian Is., Altay, Amur, Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, Buryatiya, California, Chita, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, El Salvador, Georgia, Guatemala, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Irkutsk, Kamchatka, Kansas, Kazakhstan, Kentucky, Khabarovsk, Krasnoyarsk, Louisiana, Magadan, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexican Pacific Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Mongolia, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Newfoundland, North Carolina, Northwest Territorie, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward I., Québec, Rhode I., Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Tuva, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Yakutskiya, Yukon

Introduced into:

Argentina South, Belgium, Bulgaria, Chile South, Cuba, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, Falkland Is., Finland, France, Føroyar, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Netherlands, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden

Claytonia L. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Sp. Pl.: 204 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Miller, J.M. & Chambers, K.L. (2006). Systematics of Claytonia (Portulacaceae) Systematic Botany Monographs 78: 1-236.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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