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This species is accepted, and its native range is China to Temp. E. Asia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Hainan, Japan, Korea, Manchuria, Nansei-shoto, Qinghai, Taiwan

Ajuga decumbens Thunb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2011 Nguyen, V.D. et al [HNK-1321 (AM 12)], Vietnam K000249942
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2030], India K001114931
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2030], India K001114932
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2030], India K001114929
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2030], Nepal K001114928
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2030], Nepal K001114927
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 2030], India K001114930

First published in J.A.Murray, Syst. Veg. ed. 14: 525 (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.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. 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.

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/
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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