Taxon profile


Japanese Alder
Alnus japonica (Thunb.) Steud.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Fagales »  family Betulaceae »  genus Alnus - alder

Scientific synonyms

Betula japonica Thunb.
Alnus maritima var. japonica (Thunb.) Regel
Alnus maritima var. arguta Regel
Alnus japonica f. arguta (Regel) H.Ohba
Alnus japonica var. arguta (Regel) Callier
Alnus harinoki Siebold
Alnus japonica var. koreana Callier
Alnus japonica f. koreana (Callier) H.Ohba
Alnus japonica var. latifolia Callier
Alnus japonica var. minor Miq.

Least Concern LC


Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Xylotrechus rusticus (Linnaeus, 1758), Paraclytus excultus Bates, 1884, Chlorophorus diadema inhirsutus Matsushita, 1934, Xylotrechus clarinus Bates, 1884, Cagosima sanguinolenta sanguinolenta Thomson, 1864

consumer (larval stage only): Mimas christophi (Staudinger, 1887)

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