1. Family: Pinaceae Spreng. ex F.Rudolphi
    1. Genus: Abies Mill.
      1. Abies cephalonica Loudon

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Albania to Greece.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Abies cephalonica is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -7.95, which places it in position 846 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 7.02, ranked 463. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Albania, Greece

    Introduced into:

    Italy

    Abies cephalonica Loudon appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 1, 2007 Rechinger, K.H. [16755], Greece K000288169
    Feb 1, 2007 Guicciardi, J. [s.n.], Greece K000288170
    Feb 1, 2007 Atchley, S.C. [2012], Greece K000288150
    Feb 1, 2007 Heldreich, T.H.H. von [289], Greece K000288151
    Feb 1, 2007 Heldreich, T.H.H. von [803], Greece K000288153 isotype
    Feb 1, 2007 Heldreich, T.H.H. von [801], Greece K000288168
    Feb 1, 2007 Prebenchikoff, O. [s.n.], Greece K000288152
    Feb 1, 2007 Halacsy, E. de [802], Greece K000288165
    Heldreich, T.H.H. von [601], Greece K000288171
    Bornmueller, J.F.N. [1437], Greece K000288166

    First published in Gard. Mag. (London) 14: 81 (1838)

    Accepted by

    • Meyer, F.K. (2011). Beiträge zur Flora von Albanien Haussknechtia, Beih. 15: 1-220.
    • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
    • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea ed. 2, 1: 1-581. Cambridge University Press.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Meyer, F.K. (2011). Beiträge zur Flora von Albanien Haussknechtia, Beih. 15: 1-220.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea ed. 2, 1: 1-581. Cambridge University Press.

    Sources

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

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    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 2019. 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 2019. 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