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This species is accepted, and its native range is 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
Picea polita is rated as Vulnerable (VU) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -1.55, which places it in position 479 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 4.24, ranked 820. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Japan

Picea polita (Siebold & Zucc.) Carrière appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Traité Gén. Conif.: 256 (1855)

Not accepted by

  • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Picea torano.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 2: 533-1111. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.

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

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/
© 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 2021. 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