1. Family: Araucariaceae Henkel & W.Hochst.
    1. Genus: Agathis Salisb.
      1. Agathis australis (D.Don) Lindl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is New Zealand North Island.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Agathis australis has not been evaluated (NE) yet according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 4.14, which places it in position 4 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 64.76, ranked 18. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    New Zealand North

    Agathis australis (D.Don) Lindl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 1, 2008 Philson, P.J. [265], New Zealand K000553310
    Jul 1, 2008 Sledge, W.A. [101], New Zealand K000553312
    Jul 1, 2008 Orchard, A.E. [3631], New Zealand K000553313
    Aug 1, 2005 Cunningham, A. [325], New Zealand K000553311
    May 1, 1997 Melville, R. [5256], New Zealand K000553314
    Sep 19, 1991 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], New Zealand K000553315

    First published in J.C.Loudon, Encycl. Pl.: 802 (1829)

    Accepted by

    • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

    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.

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. 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 2018. 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