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This genus is accepted, and its native range is China to Temp. E. Asia.

Native to:

China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Japan, Korea, Taiwan

Introduced into:

Alabama, Austria, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia

Akebia Decne. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Compt. Rend. Hebd. Séances Acad. Sci. 5: 394 (1837)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

Kew Backbone Distributions
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