1. Family: Ranunculaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Actaea L.
      1. Actaea cimicifuga L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Siberia to Korea.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Altay, Buryatiya, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, East Himalaya, Irkutsk, Kazakhstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Mongolia, Myanmar, Tibet, Tuva, West Siberia, Yakutskiya

    Actaea cimicifuga L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 20, 1965 Fang, W.P. [1469], Sichuan Cimicifuga foetida K000694478 paratype
    May 20, 1965 Fang, W.P. [4311], Sichuan Cimicifuga foetida K000694479 paratype
    Fang, W.P. [3562], Sichuan Cimicifuga foetida K000694477 paratype
    Delavay, J.M. [6716], Yunnan Cimicifuga foetida K000694480 syntype

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 504 (1753)

    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.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
    • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1984). Flora of Bhutan 1(2): 189-462. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

    Not accepted by

    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of China 6: 1-511. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis). [Cited as Cimicifuga foetida.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
    • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
    • Malyschev, L.I. & Peschkova, G.A. (eds.) (2003). Flora of Siberia 6: 1-301. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
    • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1984). Flora of Bhutan 1(2): 189-462. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

    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