⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-50076323, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Ranunculus japonicus var. propinquus (C.A. Mey.) W.T. Wang.
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 50076323) with original publication details: Enum. Pl. Mongol. 1: 22 22 1889.