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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Old World to Queensland, N. & Central America.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Alabama, Albania, Algeria, Amur, Andaman Is., Arkansas, Assam, Austria, Baltic States, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Borneo, British Columbia, Bulgaria, Buryatiya, California, California, Cambodia, Central European Rus, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Connecticut, Corse, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Delaware, Denmark, District of Columbia, East European Russia, East Himalaya, El Salvador, Florida, France, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Guatemala, Hainan, Honduras, Hungary, Illinois, India, Indiana, Inner Mongolia, Iowa, Iran, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Japan, Jawa, Kansas, Kazakhstan, Kentucky, Khabarovsk, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krym, Kuril Is., Laos, Lebanon-Syria, Lesser Sunda Is., Louisiana, Madagascar, Maine, Malaya, Maluku, Manchuria, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Mongolia, Montana, Morocco, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nebraska, Nepal, Netherlands, New Guinea, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Nicaragua, Nicobar Is., North Carolina, North Caucasus, North Dakota, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Norway, Ogasawara-shoto, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pakistan, Pennsylvania, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Primorye, Qinghai, Queensland, Rhode I., Romania, Sakhalin, Sardegna, Sicilia, South Carolina, South Dakota, South European Russi, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Taiwan, Tennessee, Texas, Thailand, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Virginia, West Himalaya, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Xinjiang, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

New Brunswick, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Prince Edward I., Québec, Utah, Vermont

Euonymus L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 7473] K001127379

First published in Sp. Pl.: 197 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.

Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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