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  1. Family: Taxaceae Gray
    1. Genus: Cephalotaxus Siebold & Zucc. ex Endl.
      1. Cephalotaxus alpina (H.L.Li) L.K.Fu

        This species is accepted, and its native range is China (S. Gansu to N. & W. Yunnan).

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Cephalotaxus alpina has not been evaluated (NE) yet according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 3.26, which places it in position 10 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 26.95, ranked 80. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    China North-Central, China South-Central

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Cephalotaxus alpina (H.L.Li) L.K.Fu appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Apr 1, 2012 Peng, H. [8712], China Cephalotaxus fortunei var. alpina K000554682
    Apr 1, 2008 Forrest, G. [15627], China Cephalotaxus fortunei var. alpina K000552805
    Apr 1, 2008 Rock, J.F. [12086], China Cephalotaxus fortunei var. alpina K000552800
    Apr 1, 2008 Rock, J.F. [25205], China Cephalotaxus fortunei var. alpina K000552803
    Apr 1, 2008 Cavalerie, J. [8063], China Cephalotaxus fortunei var. alpina K000552801
    Apr 1, 2008 Giraldi, J. [45], China Cephalotaxus fortunei var. alpina K000552806
    Apr 1, 2008 Schneider, C. [1290], China Cephalotaxus fortunei var. alpina K000552799
    Apr 1, 2008 Handel-Mazzetti, H. [10022], China Cephalotaxus fortunei var. alpina K000552802
    Apr 1, 2008 Cheng, W.C. [2686], China Cephalotaxus fortunei var. alpina K000552797
    Mar 1, 2008 Forrest, G. [13787], China Cephalotaxus fortunei var. alpina K000552804
    Oct 1, 2005 Cavalerie, J. [975], China Cephalotaxus fortunei var. alpina K000552795
    Oct 1, 2005 Chu, K.L. [2253], China Cephalotaxus fortunei var. alpina K000552796
    Oct 1, 2005 Hwa, C.L. [399], China Cephalotaxus fortunei var. alpina K000552798

    Bibliography

    First published in Acta Phytotax. Sin. 22: 282 (1984)

    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.
    • Lang, X.D., Su, J.R., Lu, S.G., Zhang, Z.J. & Li, S.F. (2012). Taxonomic status of Cephalotaxus alpina (Li) L.K.Fu (Cephalotaxaceae) in views of morphological characteristics of seeds and leaves Bulletin of Botanical Research, Harbin 32(1): 4-9.

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Cephalotaxus fortunei var. alpina.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Missouri Botanic Garden (2005). Vascular Tropicos Nomenclatural Database http://mobot.mobot.org/W3T/Search/vast.html.

    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