Ephedra major Host

This species is accepted, and its native range is Canary Islands, Medit. to Mauritania.

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Ephedra major is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -8.53, which places it in position 1031 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 3.95, ranked 968. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Albania, Algeria, Canary Is., Cyprus, France, Greece, Italy, Lebanon-Syria, Mauritania, Morocco, Sardegna, Sicilia, Spain, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Yugoslavia

Ephedra major Host appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jun 20, 1994 Jahandiez, E. [172], Morocco K000459290
Jun 20, 1994 Hénon [382], Algeria K000459289
Mar 15, 1994 Balansa, B. [s.n.], Algeria K000459288
Jan 1, 1975 Davis, P.H. [2083], Cyprus K000459243
Jan 1, 1975 Chapman, G.W. [142], Cyprus K000459244
Jun 23, 1969 Andersen, J.S. [7], Turkey K000459242
Sep 1, 1965 s.coll. [s.n.], Yugoslavia K000454998
Sep 1, 1965 Jackson, A.K. [181], Yugoslavia K000454999
May 27, 1965 Coode, E. [1586], Turkey K000459241
Henry, T.A. [s.n.], Spain K000455984
Tineo, V. [s.n.], Sicilia K000454970
Martindale, G.E. [62], Yugoslavia K000454986
Oct 25, 1934 Kotov, M.I. [s.n.], Azerbaijan Ephedra vulgaris K000459237
Reichenbach (fil.), H.G. [s.n.], Switzerland Ephedra vulgaris K000454929
Jan 30, 1992 Bourgeau, E. [470], Canary Is. Ephedra nebrodensis K000076231
Jan 30, 1992 Webb [s.n.], Canary Is. Ephedra nebrodensis K000076232
Jan 30, 1992 Webb [s.n.], Canary Is. Ephedra nebrodensis K000076233
Apr 1, 1933 Freyn, J. [1118], Turkey Ephedra nebrodensis K000459208
Szovits [s.n.], Azerbaijan Ephedra nebrodensis K001057579 Unknown type material

First published in Fl. Austriac. 2: 671 (1831)

Accepted by

  • Barina, Z., Pifkó, D. & Rakaj, M. (2015). Contributions to the flora of Albania, 5 Studia Botanica Hungarica 46: 119-140.
  • Barry, J. P. & Celles, J.S. (1991). Flore de Mauritanie 2: 360-550. Centre Regional de Documentation Pedagogique, Nice.
  • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2011). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 3: 1-449. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.
  • Güner, A. (ed.) (2018). Resimli Türkiye Floras? (Illustrated Flora of Turkey) 2: 1-1054. ANG Vakf?/Nezahat Gökyi?it Botanik Bahçesi, Istambul.
  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea ed. 2, 1: 1-581. Cambridge University Press.
  • Vladimirov, V., Dane, F. & Kit Tan (eds.) (2013). New floristic records in the Balkans: 23 Phytologia Balcanica 19: 373-399.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Barry, J. P. & Celles, J.S. (1991). Flore de Mauritanie 2: 360-550. Centre Regional de Documentation Pedagogique, Nice.

  • EDGE Gymnosperms

    EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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