1. Family: Taxaceae Gray
    1. Genus: Cephalotaxus Siebold & Zucc. ex Endl.
      1. Cephalotaxus harringtonia (Knight ex J.Forbes) K.Koch

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Assam to Central & S. Japan.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Cephalotaxus harringtonii is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -6.95, which places it in position 708 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 19.08, ranked 82. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, Japan, Korea, Laos, Myanmar, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam

    Cephalotaxus harringtonia (Knight ex J.Forbes) K.Koch appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Apr 1, 2008 Hosseus, C.C. [342], Thailand Cephalotaxus mannii K000552877
    Apr 1, 2008 [Coolidge [25A], Thailand Cephalotaxus mannii K000552878
    Jan 23, 2007 Phengklai, C. [6229], Thailand Cephalotaxus mannii K000288008
    Jan 1, 2007 Kingdon-Ward, F. [7756], India Cephalotaxus mannii K000288022
    Jan 1, 2007 Garrett, H.B.G. [876], Thailand Cephalotaxus mannii K000288011
    Jan 1, 2007 Kerr, A.F.G. [3477], Thailand Cephalotaxus mannii K000288010
    Jan 1, 2007 Kerr, A.F.G. [2797], Thailand Cephalotaxus mannii K000288014
    Jan 1, 2007 Mann, G. [s.n.], India Cephalotaxus mannii K000288007
    Jan 1, 2007 Mann, G. [s.n.], India Cephalotaxus mannii K000288019
    Jan 1, 2007 Smitinand, T. [7231], Thailand Cephalotaxus mannii K000288012
    Jan 1, 2007 Watt, G. [6166], India Cephalotaxus mannii K000288015
    Jan 1, 2007 Oliver, J.W. [s.n.] Cephalotaxus mannii K000288018
    Jan 1, 2007 Oliver, J.W. [s.n.] Cephalotaxus mannii K000288020
    Jan 1, 2007 Oliver, J.W. [s.n.] Cephalotaxus mannii K000288024
    Jan 1, 2007 Griffith, W. [5000], Assam Cephalotaxus mannii K000287674 syntype
    Jan 1, 2007 Hansen, B.F. [12989], Thailand Cephalotaxus mannii K000288009
    Jan 1, 2007 Makham, L.M. [785], Thailand Cephalotaxus mannii K000288013
    Jan 1, 2007 Keenan, J. [3860] Cephalotaxus mannii K000288016
    Jan 1, 2007 Keenan, J. [3338] Cephalotaxus mannii K000288017
    Jan 1, 2007 Waung Mya, L. [4991] Cephalotaxus mannii K000288021
    Jan 1, 2007 Parry, A.D. [107], India Cephalotaxus mannii K000288023
    Jul 1, 2006 Mann, G. [s.n.], Meghalaya Cephalotaxus mannii K000287675 holotype
    Griffith, W. [5000], Assam Cephalotaxus mannii K001090435
    Apr 1, 2008 Forrest, G. [11683], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552866
    Apr 1, 2008 Forrest, G. [6743], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552862
    Apr 1, 2008 Wilson, E.H. [2114], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552870
    Apr 1, 2008 Wilson, E.H. [72a], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552872
    Apr 1, 2008 Wilson, E.H. [163], Hubei Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552861 isotype
    Apr 1, 2008 Henry, A. [107], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552858
    Apr 1, 2008 Henry, A. [7831], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552859
    Apr 1, 2008 Meyer, F.N. [1919], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552860
    Apr 1, 2008 Fang, W.P. [5530], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552874
    Apr 1, 2008 Chiao, C.Y. [14314], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552876
    Apr 1, 2008 Maire, E.E. [250], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552864
    Apr 1, 2008 Liu, Z.Y. [7392], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552869
    Apr 1, 2008 Hers, J. [2378], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552868
    Apr 1, 2008 Zhao, Q.S. [297], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552867
    Jan 1, 2007 Wilson, E.H. [1115], Sichuan Cephalotaxus sinensis K000288000 isotype
    Jul 6, 1993 Ching, R.C. [2769], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552871
    Jul 6, 1993 Fang, W.P. [9042], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552873
    Jul 6, 1993 Ling, K. [12424], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552875
    Apr 6, 1993 Wilson, E.H. [167], China Cephalotaxus sinensis K000552865
    Cephalotaxus sinensis 72992.000

    First published in Dendrologie 2(2): 102 (1873)

    Accepted by

    • Werier, D. (2017). Catalogue of the Vascular plants of New York state Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club 27: 1-542. New York Botanical Garden.
    • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
    • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Lang, X.D., Su, J.R., Lu, S.G. & Zhang, Z.J. (2013). A taxonomic revision of the genus Cephalotaxus (Taxaceae) Phytotaxa 84: 1-24.
    • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    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.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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