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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & S. Japan.

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Pseudotsuga japonica is rated as Endangered (EN) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 2.43, which places it in position 30 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 26.98, ranked 78. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Japan

Pseudotsuga japonica (Shiras.) Beissn. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 1, 2010 Wilson, E.H. [7835], Japan K000340772
Murata, G. [477], Japan K000340771

First published in Mitt. Deutsch. Dendrol. Ges. 5: 62 (1896)

Accepted by

  • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 2: 533-1111. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

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

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

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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