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This species is accepted, and its native range is Assam to Central & S. Japan.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, China Southeast, Japan, Korea, Taiwan

Ligularia japonica (Thunb.) Less. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], India K000802850
Hooker, J.D. [1989], India K000802851

First published in Syn. Gen. Compos.: 390 (1832)

Accepted by

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

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