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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Central & E. U.S.A.
Pinus echinata

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Pinus echinata is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -8.11, which places it in position 890 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 6.03, ranked 589. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia

Pinus echinata Mill. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jun 1, 2012 Goldman, D.H. [3816], USA K000554698
Feb 1, 2010 Curtiss, A.H. [2658], USA K000340720
Feb 1, 2010 Canby, W.M. [s.n.], USA K000340722
Feb 1, 2010 Drummond, T. [324], USA K000340723
Feb 1, 2010 Ovrebo, R.T. [1282], USA K000340724
Feb 1, 2010 Nash, G.V. [2238], USA K000340725
Feb 1, 2010 Ahles, H.E. [53118], USA K000340727
Feb 1, 2010 Ward, L.F. [s.n.], USA K000340718
Feb 1, 2010 Curtiss, A.H. [s.n.], USA K000340721
Feb 1, 2010 Stevens, G.W. [2754], USA K000340717
Feb 1, 2010 Palmer, E.J. [5153], USA K000340728
Feb 1, 2010 Sargent, C.S. [s.n.], USA K000340719
Feb 1, 2010 Thompson, R.A. [400], USA K000340726

First published in Gard. Dict. ed. 8: n.° 12 (1768)

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.
  • Herkert, J.R. & Ebinger, J.E. (eds.) (2002). Endangered and Threatened Species of Illinois: status and distribution 1: 1-161. Endangered species protection board, Springfield, Illinois.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • (2009). U.S.D.A. Natural Resources Conservation Service. Plants Database http://plants.usda.gov/index.html.
  • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

EDGE Gymnosperms
EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
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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
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