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This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Siberia to Korea and N. & Central Japan.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

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Conservation
Not Threatened
Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Climbing/Not climbing, Herb
Vernacular
Goroshek Khokhryakova, Goroshek Yaponski, Hiroha Kusa Fuji

[ILDIS]
Use
Forage

Native to:

China North-Central, Chita, Inner Mongolia, Japan, Khabarovsk, Korea, Kuril Is., Manchuria, Mongolia, Primorye, Sakhalin

Introduced into:

Magadan

Vicia japonica A.Gray appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Faurie, U.J. [3092], Hokkaido K001051474
Wright, C. [s.n.], Japan K001051477
Turczaninow, N.S. [s.n.], Russian Federation K001051492
Faurie, U.J. [6296], Hokkaido K001051473
Faurie, U.J. [1126], Hokkaido K001051475
Faurie, U.J. [3092], Hokkaido K001051476
Turczaninow, N.S. [s.n.], Russian Federation K001051493

First published in Mem. Amer. Acad. Arts, n.s., 6: 385 (1859)

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.
  • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of Japan IIb: 1-550. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
  • Lee, W.T. (1996). Lineamenta Florae Koreae: 1-1688. Soul T'ukpyolsi: Ak'ademi Sojok.
  • Skvortsov, A.K. (2011). Zametka o dvukh sredneaziatskich topolyakh Byulleten' Glavnogo Botaniceskogo Sada 195: 32-37.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
  • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of Japan IIb: 1-550. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
  • Lee, W.T. (1996). Lineamenta Florae Koreae: 1-1688. Soul T'ukpyolsi: Ak'ademi Sojok.
  • Skvortsov, A.K. (2011). Zametka o dvukh sredneaziatskich topolyakh Byulleten' Glavnogo Botaniceskogo Sada 195: 32-37.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 10: 1-642. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
  • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Fedtschenko, B. A. (1948). Flora URSS, Vol 13. Moscow & Leningrad (Rus)
  • Komarov, V. L. (Ed.) (1948). Flora of the U. S. S. R. Vol XIII (Engl. Translation 1972)
  • Ohwi, J. (1965). Flora of Japan. Washington: Smithsonian Institution
  • Pavlova, N. S. (1989). Fabaceae. In Plantae... Orientis Extremi. Vol. 4. Leningrad(Rus)
  • Voroshilov, V. N. (1978). Bull. Soc. Nat. Moscou, 83, 5:116-118. The new taxons from ...
  • Yakovlev G., Sytin, Roskov (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia: a Check-list. RBG Kew 724 p.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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