1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Lathyrus L.
      1. Lathyrus japonicus Willd.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is N. & NE. Europe, E. Siberia to China and Japan, Aleutian Islands to W. & N. U.S.A.

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    Conservation
    Vulnerable
    Habit
    Perennial, Climbing/Not climbing, Herb
    Vernacular
    Beach Pea, China Yaponskaya, Gesse Maritime, Sea Pea, Strand-Platterbse
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    Use
    Environmental, Food and Drink, Forage, Medicine

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Aleutian Is., Baltic States, Belgium, California, China North-Central, China Southeast, Connecticut, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Great Britain, Iceland, Illinois, Indiana, Ireland, Japan, Kamchatka, Khabarovsk, Korea, Kuril Is., Magadan, Maine, Manchuria, Masachusettes, Minnesota, Nansei-shoto, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Norway, Nunavut, Oregon, Poland, Primorye, Québec, Rhode I., Sakhalin, Sweden, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, Yakutskiya

    Extinct in:

    France

    Introduced into:

    Chile Central

    Lathyrus japonicus Willd. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Bruce, E.A., United Kingdom 16414.000

    First published in Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 3: 1092 (1802)

    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. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Porter, D.M., Murrell, G. & Parker, J. (2009). Some new Darwin vascular plant specimens from the Beagle voyage Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 159: 12-18.
    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Denisov, N. (2008). Addition to Vascular flora of the Kozlov island (Peter the Great Gulf, Japanese sea) Turczaninowia 11(4): 29-42.
    • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.
    • Lee, W.T. (1996). Lineamenta Florae Koreae: 1-1688. Soul T'ukpyolsi: Ak'ademi Sojok.
    • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1968). Flora Europaea 2: 1-469. Cambridge University Press.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Porter, D.M., Murrell, G. & Parker, J. (2009). Some new Darwin vascular plant specimens from the Beagle voyage Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 159: 12-18.
    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Denisov, N. (2008). Addition to Vascular flora of the Kozlov island (Peter the Great Gulf, Japanese sea) Turczaninowia 11(4): 29-42.
    • Lambion, J., Delvosalle, L. & Duvigneaud, J. (2004). Nouvelle flore de la Belgique du G. D. de Luxembourg, du Nord de la France et des régions voisines, ed. 5: 1-1167. Edition du Patrimoine du Jardin botanique national de Belgique.
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    • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.
    • Lee, W.T. (1996). Lineamenta Florae Koreae: 1-1688. Soul T'ukpyolsi: Ak'ademi Sojok.
    • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1968). Flora Europaea 2: 1-469. Cambridge University Press.
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    • Mitsuhashi, H (1988). Illustrated Medicinal Plants of the World. Hokuryukan. Tokyo.
    • Rothmaler W. & al. (1988). Exkursionsflora fur die Gebiete der DDR und der BRD. Bd. 2.
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    • Ohwi, J. (1965). Flora of Japan. Washington: Smithsonian Institution
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