Asarum L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 442 (1753)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Temp. Northern Hemisphere.

Distribution

Native to:

Alabama, Albania, Altay, Arkansas, Assam, Austria, Baltic States, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, British Columbia, Bulgaria, California, Central European Rus, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Connecticut, Czechoslovakia, Delaware, District of Columbia, East European Russia, East Himalaya, Finland, Florida, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hainan, Hungary, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Italy, Japan, Kansas, Kazakhstan, Kentucky, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kuril Is., Louisiana, Maine, Manchuria, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nebraska, Nepal, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Caucasus, North Dakota, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Poland, Primorye, Québec, Romania, Sakhalin, South Carolina, South Dakota, South European Russi, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tennessee, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Ukraine, Vermont, Vietnam, Virginia, Washington, West Siberia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Denmark, Great Britain, Netherlands, Norway

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Lancaster, C.R., China 42301.000 No
Tsi, Z.H. [ASBK 55], China 60111.000 No
Luo Yi-bo, China 70058.000 No

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0