Alnus japonica

Alnus japonica, known as East Asian alder,[1] is a species of Alnus from Japan, Korea, Taiwan, eastern China, and Russia.[2]

Alnus japonica
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Fagales
Family: Betulaceae
Genus: Alnus
A. japonica
Binomial name
Alnus japonica
(Thunb.) Steud.


  1. ^ English Names for Korean Native Plants (PDF). Pocheon: Korea National Arboretum. 2015. p. 348. ISBN 978-89-97450-98-5. Archived from the original (PDF) on 25 May 2017. Retrieved 4 January 2017 – via Korea Forest Service.
  2. ^ "Alnus japonica in eflora China".

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