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This genus is accepted, and its native range is India to Japan and Indo-China.

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Hainan, India, Japan, Korea, Laos, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam

Introduced into:

Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Arkansas, Austria, Bulgaria, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Easter Is., Fiji, Florida, France, Georgia, Greece, Illinois, Iowa, Italy, Jawa, Kansas, Kentucky, Kriti, Lesser Sunda Is., Louisiana, Malaya, Maluku, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ogasawara-shoto, Oklahoma, Pakistan, Pennsylvania, Philippines, Rhode I., Romania, Sardegna, Sicilia, Society Is., Solomon Is., South Carolina, Spain, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Tadzhikistan, Tennessee, Texas, Tonga, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Virginia, Wallis-Futuna Is., West Virginia

Broussonetia L'Hér. ex Vent. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Tabl. Règn. Vég. 3: 547 (1799)

Accepted by

  • Berg, C.C., Corner, E.J.H. & Jarrett, F.M. (2006). Flora Malesiana 17(1): 1-154. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Sophora.]

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