1. Family: Taxaceae Gray
    1. Genus: Cephalotaxus Siebold & Zucc. ex Endl.
      1. Cephalotaxus nana Nakai

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. China, S. Korea, NW. & W. Central Japan.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Cephalotaxus nana is rated as Near Threatened (NT) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -2.64, which places it in position 521 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 17.88, ranked 81. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    China South-Central, China Southeast, Japan, Korea

    Cephalotaxus nana Nakai appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Apr 1, 2008 Hwa, C.T. [284], China Cephalotaxus latifolia K000552856
    Jul 6, 1993 Fang, W.P. [1015], China Cephalotaxus latifolia K000288002

    First published in Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 33: 193 (1919)

    Accepted by

    • 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.

    Not accepted by

    • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST. [Cited as Cephalotaxus harringtonii.]
    • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston. [Cited as Cephalotaxus harringtonii var. nana.]
    • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Cephalotaxus harringtonii var. nana.]
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Cephalotaxus harringtonii var. nana.]

    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.

    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 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