EPPO Global Database

Atractylodes japonica(AKZJA)

Code created in: 2007-08-06

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: AKZJA
  • Preferred name: Atractylodes japonica
  • Authority: Kitamura


Japan (Honshu, Kyushu). Japanese sources distinguish the native plant in Japan from A. lancea (introduced into Japan from China as a medicinal plant), while Chinese sources consider all to fall within A. lancea (q.v.)

Common names
Name Language
okera Japanese
オケラ Japanese