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This species is accepted, and its native range is Central Taiwan.

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Abies kawakamii is rated as Near Threatened (NT) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -5.78, which places it in position 665 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 61.66, ranked 1019. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Taiwan

Abies kawakamii (Hayata) Ito appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Feb 1, 2007 Price, W.R. [1010], Taiwan K000288136
Feb 1, 2007 Kanehira, R. [21794], Taiwan K000288135
Feb 1, 2006 Kawakami, T. [30], Taiwan K000288133
Oct 31, 1996 Kirkham, A.S. [ETOT91], Taiwan K000288138
Oct 31, 1996 Kirkham, A.S. [ETOT98], Taiwan K000288137
Wilson, E.H. [10947], Taiwan K000288139
Wilson, E.H. [9913], Taiwan K000288134

First published in Encycl. Jap. 2: 167 (1909)

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.

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