Genus:
Juniperus L.

Juniperus mairei Lemée & H.Lév.

This species is accepted, and its native range is China.

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Juniperus mairei has not been evaluated (NE) yet according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 1.41, which places it in position 221 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 4.23, ranked 930. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Qinghai, Tibet

Juniperus mairei Lemée & H.Lév. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Monde Pl. 16: 20 (1914)

Accepted by

  • Adams, R.P. & Schwarzbach, A.E. (2012). Taxonomy of Juniperus,section Juniperus: Sequence analysis of nrDNA and five cpDNA regions Phytologia 94: 280-298.

Not accepted by

  • Adams, R.P. (2008). Junipers of the World: The genus Juniperus ed. 2: 1-402. Trafford publishing Co., Vancouver. [Cited as Juniperus formosana var. mairei.]
  • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston. [Cited as Juniperus formosana.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Adams, R.P. (2008). Junipers of the World: The genus Juniperus ed. 2: 1-402. Trafford publishing Co., Vancouver.
  • 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

  • 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