Genus:
Actaea L.

Actaea cimicifuga L.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Siberia to Korea.

Native to:

Altay, Buryatiya, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Irkutsk, Kazakhstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Mongolia, Tibet, Tuva, West Siberia, Yakutskiya

Actaea cimicifuga L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
May 20, 1965 Fang, W.P. [4311], Sichuan Cimicifuga foetida K000694479 paratype Yes
May 20, 1965 Fang, W.P. [1469], Sichuan Cimicifuga foetida K000694478 paratype Yes
Delavay, J.M. [6716], Yunnan Cimicifuga foetida K000694480 syntype Yes
Fang, W.P. [3562], Sichuan Cimicifuga foetida K000694477 paratype Yes

First published in Sp. Pl.: 504 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Ali, S.I. & Nasir, Y.J. (1991). Flora of Pakistan 193: 1-164. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • 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. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1984). Flora of Bhutan 1(2): 189-462. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

Not accepted by

  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2001). Flora of China 6: 1-511. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis). [Cited as Cimicifuga foetida.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
  • Malyschev, L.I. & Peschkova, G.A. (eds.) (2003). Flora of Siberia 6: 1-301. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 2022. 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