1. Family: Hypericaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Hypericum Tourn. ex L.
      1. Hypericum japonicum Thunb.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Indian Subcontinent to Kuril Islands and Australasia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Japan, Jawa, Korea, Kuril Is., Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Manchuria, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Guinea, New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Philippines, Primorye, Queensland, South Australia, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Tasmania, Thailand, Victoria, Vietnam, West Himalaya

    Hypericum japonicum Thunb. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 4811], Nepal K001039974
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 4811], Myanmar K001039977
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 4811], India K001039978
    Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 4811], India K001039975
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 4811] K001039976
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 4811] K001039972
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 4811], India K001039973
    Savatier, L. [158], Japan Hypericum thunbergii K000677169
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 4819] Hypericum chinense K001039992
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 4819] Hypericum chinense K001039993
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 4819] Hypericum chinense K001039994

    First published in J.A.Murray, Syst. Veg. ed. 14: 702 (1784)

    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.
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Robson, N.K.B. (2012). Studies in the genus Hypericum L. (Hypericaceae) 9. Addenda, corrigenda, keys, lists and general discussion Phytotaxa 72: 1-111.
    • Kumar, S. (2012). Herbaceous flora of Jaunsar-Bawar (Uttarkhand), India: enumerations Phytotaxonomy 12: 33-56.
    • Z.Wu, P.H.Raven & D. Hong (eds.) (2007). Flora of China 13: 1-548. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Robson, N.K.B. (1990). Studies in the genus Hypericum (Guttiferae) 8. Sections 29. Brathys (part 2) and 30. Trigynobrathys Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Botany 20: 1-151.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Robson, N.K.B. (2012). Studies in the genus Hypericum L. (Hypericaceae) 9. Addenda, corrigenda, keys, lists and general discussion Phytotaxa 72: 1-111.
    • Z.Wu, P.H.Raven & D. Hong (eds.) (2007). Flora of China 13: 1-548. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Probatova, N.S. & al. (2006). Flora Rossi?skogo Dal'nego Vostoka. Dopolneniya i izmeneniya k izdaniyu Sosudistye rasteniya sovetskogo Dal'nego Vostoka t. 1-8 (1985-1996): 1-454. Russian academy of sciences Far Eastern branch.
    • Robson, N.K.B. (1990). Studies in the genus Hypericum (Guttiferae) 8. Sections 29. Brathys (part 2) and 30. Trigynobrathys Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Botany 20: 1-151.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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