1. Family: Pinaceae Spreng. ex F.Rudolphi
    1. Genus: Abies Mill.
      1. Abies kawakamii (Hayata) Ito

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Central Taiwan.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Abies kawakamii is rated as Near Threatened (NT) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -5.78, which places it in position 665 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 61.66, ranked 1019. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

    Distribution

    Abies kawakamii (Hayata) Ito appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 1, 2007 Price, W.R. [1010], Taiwan K000288136
    Feb 1, 2007 Kanehira, R. [21794], Taiwan K000288135
    Feb 1, 2006 Kawakami, T. [30], Taiwan K000288133
    Oct 31, 1996 Kirkham, A.S. [ETOT98], Taiwan K000288137
    Oct 31, 1996 Kirkham, A.S. [ETOT91], Taiwan K000288138
    Wilson, E.H. [9913], Taiwan K000288134
    Wilson, E.H. [10947], Taiwan K000288139

    First published in Encycl. Jap. 2: 167 (1909)

    Accepted by

    • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
    • 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