Genus:
Abies Mill.

Abies bracteata (D.Don) Poit.

This species is accepted, and its native range is S. California (Santa Lucia Mountains).

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Abies bracteata is rated as Near Threatened (NT) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -3.26, which places it in position 549 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 9.58, ranked 238. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

California

Abies bracteata (D.Don) Poit. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Feb 1, 2007 Douglas, D. [s.n.], USA K000288142
Feb 1, 2007 Rodin, R.J. [8300], USA K000288146
Feb 1, 2007 Rodin, R.J. [6984], USA K000288148
Feb 1, 2006 Douglas, D. [s.n.], USA K000288143 holotype
Feb 1, 2006 Vasey, G.R. [s.n.], California K000288144
Sep 1, 1987 Dudley, W.R. [279405], USA K000288149
Dec 3, 1986 Lobb, W. [119], USA K000288147
Dec 3, 1986 Vasey, G.R. [614], USA K000288140
Dec 3, 1986 Vasey, G.R. [611], USA K000288145
Elmer, A.D.E. [3118], USA K000288141

First published in Rev. Hort. (Paris), sér. 2, 4: 7 (1845)

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 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

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

  • EDGE Gymnosperms

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

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 2022. 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