1. Family: Pentaphylacaceae Engl.
    1. Genus: Cleyera Thunb.
      1. Cleyera japonica Thunb.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. China to S. Korea, Central & S. Japan to Taiwan.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China South-Central, China Southeast, Japan, Korea, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Taiwan, Vietnam

    Cleyera japonica Thunb. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Tsang, W.T. [26987] K000768143 Unknown type material
    Jul 10, 1971 Gardner, G. [s.n.], India Ternstroemia japonica K000768044
    Jul 10, 1971 Wight, R. [300], India Ternstroemia japonica K000768045
    Jul 10, 1971 Wight, R. [300], India Ternstroemia japonica K000768046
    Jul 10, 1971 Lobb, T. [s.n.], India Ternstroemia japonica K000768047
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 1460], Nepal Cleyera ochnacea K001113144

    First published in Nov. Gen. Pl.: 69 (1783)

    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.
    • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2007). Flora of China 12: 1-534. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • 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.
    • Lê, T.C. (2003). Danh l?c các loài th?c v?t Vi?t Nam 2: 1-1203. Hà N?i : Nhà xu?t b?n Nông nghi?p.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • 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.
    • Lê, T.C. (2003). Danh l?c các loài th?c v?t Vi?t Nam 2: 1-1203. Hà N?i : Nhà xu?t b?n Nông nghi?p.

    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/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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