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This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & E. Canada to N. Central & E. U.S.A.
Taxus canadensis

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Taxus canadensis is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -7.1, which places it in position 723 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 16.48, ranked 150. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Labrador, Maine, Manitoba, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward I., Québec, Rhode I., Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin

Taxus canadensis Marshall appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jun 1, 2008 Winslow, E.J. [s.n.], USA K000553062
Jun 1, 2008 Lapham, I.A. [s.n.], USA K000553065
Jun 1, 2008 Beattie, F.S. [s.n.], USA K000553063
Jun 1, 2008 Fernald, M.L. [4414], Canada K000553064
Jun 1, 2008 Baldwin, W.K.W. [2469], Canada K000553067
Jun 1, 2008 Garton, C.E. [6865], Canada K000553066
Small, J.K. [s.n.], USA K000553061

First published in Arbust. Amer.: 150 (1785)

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

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