1. Family: Oleaceae Hoffmanns. & Link
    1. Genus: Ligustrum L.
      1. Ligustrum japonicum Thunb.

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China Southeast, Japan, Korea, Nansei-shoto, Taiwan

    Introduced into:

    Alabama

    Ligustrum japonicum Thunb. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Kirizawa, M. [251], Brazil K001209462
    Rodrigues, L. [60], Brazil K001209459
    Rodrigues, L. [60], Brazil K001209460
    Hoehne, F.C. [s.n.], Brazil K001209463
    Taquet, T. [3051], South Korea K000979209 isotype
    s.coll. [s.n.], Japan K000979213
    Tatto, L. [34], Brazil K001209461

    First published in Nova Acta Regiae Soc. Sci. Upsal., ser. 2, 3: 207 (1780)

    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.
    • Kral, R., Diamond, A.R., Ginzbarg, S.L., Hansen, C.J., Haynes, R.R., Keener, B.R., Lelong, M.G., Spaulding, D.D. & Woods, M. (2011). Annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Alabama: 1-112. Botanical reseach institute of Texas.
    • Qin, X.K. (2009). A new system of Ligustrum (Oleaceae) Acta Botanica Yunnanica 31: 97-116.
    • Green, P.S. (2006). World Checklist of Oleaceae Manuscript Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Kral, R., Diamond, A.R., Ginzbarg, S.L., Hansen, C.J., Haynes, R.R., Keener, B.R., Lelong, M.G., Spaulding, D.D. & Woods, M. (2011). Annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Alabama: 1-112. Botanical reseach institute of Texas.
    • Qin, X.K. (2009). A new system of Ligustrum (Oleaceae) Acta Botanica Yunnanica 31: 97-116.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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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