Family:
Betulaceae Gray
Genus:
Betula L.

Betula chinensis Maxim.

This species is accepted, and its native range is N. & E. China to Korea.

Native to:

China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Inner Mongolia, Korea

Betula chinensis Maxim. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jul 1, 1981 Ross. J. [553], China K000859872 Unknown type material Yes
Bullock, T.L. [92] K000859868 Yes
Ross. J. [428] K000859871 Yes
Ross. J. [s.n.], China K000859869 Yes
Ross. J. [223], China Betula exaltata K000859870 Yes

First published in Bull. Soc. Imp. Naturalistes Moscou 54(I): 47 (1879)

Accepted by

  • Ashburner, K. & McAllister, H.A. (2013). The genus Betula: a taxonomic revision of birches: 1-431. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Ashburner, K. & McAllister, H.A. (2013). The genus Betula: a taxonomic revision of birches: 1-431. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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