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This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. New Caledonia (incl. Îs. Loyauté).
Araucaria columnaris

[EDGE]

Forest, F. et al. 2018. Gymnosperms on the EDGE. Scientific Reports 8: 6053. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-24365-4.

Conservation
Araucaria columnaris is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -7.17, which places it in position 730 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 15.36, ranked 160. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

New Caledonia

Introduced into:

Ascension, Comoros, Cook Is., Tokelau-Manihiki, Tubuai Is.

Araucaria columnaris (G.Forst.) Hook. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 21, 2005 Farjon, A. [694], New Caledonia K000287732
Nov 6, 2005 Farjon, A. [s.n.], New Caledonia K000287716
Nov 3, 2005 Farjon, A. [667], New Caledonia K000287710
Nov 3, 2005 Farjon, A. [666B], New Caledonia K000287709
Nov 3, 2005 Farjon, A. [666A], New Caledonia K000287708
Nov 3, 2005 Farjon, A. [668], New Caledonia K000287712
29047.375
Silba, J. [P 16], New Caledonia Araucaria lavoixii K000607678 isotype

First published in Bot. Mag. 78: t. 4635 (1852)

Accepted by

  • Cox, T. (2012). Ascension island - a Conifer road less travelled The British Conifer society journal 18: 19-25.
  • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Sykes, W.R. (2016). Flora of the Cook Islands: 1-973. National Tropical Botanical Garden, Hawaii.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Barthelat, F. (2019). La flore illustrée de Mayotte: 1-687. Biotope éditions.
  • Cox, T. (2012). Ascension island - a Conifer road less travelled The British Conifer society journal 18: 19-25.
  • Hallé, N. (1983). Végétation de l'île Rurutu et additions au catalogue de la flore des îles Australes Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle. Section B, Adansonia 5(2): 141-150.
  • Sykes, W.R. (2016). Flora of the Cook Islands: 1-973. National Tropical Botanical Garden, Hawaii.

EDGE Gymnosperms
EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Science Photographs
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