1. Family: Pinaceae Spreng. ex F.Rudolphi
    1. Genus: Abies Mill.
      1. Abies religiosa (Kunth) Schltdl. & Cham.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to W. Guatemala.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Abies religiosa is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -8.4, which places it in position 988 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 4.52, ranked 878. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Guatemala, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

    Abies religiosa (Kunth) Schltdl. & Cham. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 1, 2011 Nee, M.H. [28860], Mexico K000288188
    Dec 1, 2009 Pérez de la Rosa, J.A. [1825], Mexico K000554033
    Oct 1, 2008 Hinton, G.B. [3259], Mexico K000567662
    Oct 1, 2008 Styles, B.T. [91], Mexico K000567664
    Oct 1, 2008 Styles, B.T. [14], Mexico K000567665
    Oct 1, 2008 Pringle, C.G. [4357], Mexico K000567672
    Oct 1, 2008 Gonzalez, J. [113], Mexico K000567666
    Oct 1, 2008 Little, E.L. [18973], Mexico K000567663
    Oct 1, 2008 Little, E.L. [18959], Mexico K000567669
    Oct 1, 2008 Nee, M.H. [25984], Mexico K000567670
    Oct 1, 2008 Nee, M.H. [25975], Mexico K000567671
    Oct 1, 2008 Campbell, K.A. [s.n.], Mexico K000567668
    Sep 26, 1997 Pérez de la Rosa, J.A. [1824], Mexico K000554034
    Aug 23, 1995 Ortega, R. [210], Mexico K000567673
    Mexico K000493018 isotype

    First published in Linnaea 5: 77 (1830)

    Accepted by

    • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

    Sources

    EDGE Gymnosperms
    EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0