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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Himalaya to Temp. E. Asia and N. Indo-China.
Athyrium niponicum

Native to:

Assam, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Inner Mongolia, Japan, Korea, Manchuria, Myanmar, Taiwan, Vietnam

Introduced into:

Belgium

Athyrium niponicum (Mett.) Hance appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1930 Giraldi, G. [s.n.], Shaanxi Athyrium biondii K001089272 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1931 Henry, A. [13107], Yunnan Athyrium fissum K001089271 Unknown type material
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 220], Myanmar Asplenium brevisorum K001109571

First published in J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 13: 92 (1872)

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.
  • Verloove, F. (2019). Manual of the Alien Plants of Belgium http://alienplantsbelgium.be.

Not accepted by

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). World Ferns: Checklist of Ferns and Lycophytes of the World Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. [Cited as Anisocampium niponicum.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Verloove, F. (2019). Manual of the Alien Plants of Belgium http://alienplantsbelgium.be.

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/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

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

Kew Science Photographs
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