1. Family: Ranunculaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Actaea L.
      1. Actaea japonica Thunb.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is China to Japan.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

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

    Actaea japonica Thunb. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1992 Tschonoski, S. [s.n.], Japan Cimicifuga japonica K000694483 isotype
    Wilson, E.H. [2581], China Cimicifuga japonica K000694481
    Wilson, E.H. [2509], China Cimicifuga japonica K000694482

    First published in J.A.Murray, Syst. Veg. ed. 14: 488 (1784)

    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.

    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