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This species is accepted, and its native range is Russian Far East to China and S. Japan (Tsushima).

Doubtfully present in:

Inner Mongolia

Native to:

Amur, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Japan, Khabarovsk, Korea, Manchuria, Primorye, Qinghai

Introduced into:

Austria

Astilbe chinensis (Maxim.) Franch. & Sav. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Maximovicz [s.n.], Honshu K000674079
Maximovicz [s.n.], Honshu K000674080
Maximovicz [s.n.] K000674085

First published in Enum. Pl. Jap. 1: 144 (1873)

Accepted by

  • Han, S.H. & Oh, B.U. (2019). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.japb.2019.03.010 epublication.

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Astilbe rubra.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Kharkevich, S.S. (ed.) (1989). Plantae Vasculares Orientalis Extremi Sovietici 4: 1-380. Nauka, Leningrad.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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