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Cypripedium yatabeanum occurs in China (Heilongjiang and Jilin), in Japan (Honshu and Hokkaido), Russia (Sakhalin Island, East Siberia and Kamchatka Peninsula), the Kurile and Aleutian Islands and southwest Alaska to Kodiak Island. The extent of occurrence (EOO) is estimated at 5,253,000 km² and the area of occupancy (AOO) is estimated at 2,500 km². C. yatabeanum can be found up to 1,000 m altitude.
Sources: Averyanov 2000; Cribb 1997, 2005; Cribb and Sandison 1998; efloras 2008; eMonocot 2013; Frosch and Cribb 2012; Sing-chi and Zhong-Jian 2005; Singchi et al. 2012; Vakhrameeva et al. 2008.