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This species is accepted, and its native range is Subarctic America to Maryland.
Larix laricina

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Larix laricina is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -7.29, which places it in position 735 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 13.58, ranked 170. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Alaska, Alberta, British Columbia, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Labrador, Maine, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Newfoundland, Northwest Territorie, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward I., Québec, Rhode I., Saskatchewan, Vermont, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Yukon

Introduced into:

Sweden

Larix laricina (Du Roi) K.Koch appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Apr 1, 2012 Goldman, D.H. [3485], USA K000554677
Jan 1, 2012 Seidler, T. [NEWFS59], USA K000554638
May 1, 2010 Rico, L. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000661660
Feb 1, 2009 McCalla, W.C. [2445], Canada K000340298
Feb 1, 2009 Gates, R.R. [s.n.], Canada K000340309
Feb 1, 2009 McKelvey, S.D. [s.n.], USA K000340304
Jun 1, 1998 Scoggan, H.J. [8225], Canada K000340300
Jun 1, 1998 Graham, E.H. [446], USA K000340305
Jun 1, 1998 Went, F.W. [319], USA K000340303
Jun 1, 1998 Pringle, C.G. [s.n.], USA K000340306
Jun 1, 1998 Senn, H.A. [3490], Canada K000340307
Jun 1, 1998 Baldwin, W.K.W. [4561], Canada K000340311
Jun 1, 1998 Scoggan, H.J. [3007], Canada K000340301
Jun 1, 1998 Fernald, M.L. [4417], Canada K000340308
Rousseau, J. [32017], Canada K000340302

First published in Dendrologie 2(2): 263 (1873)

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.
  • Herkert, J.R. & Ebinger, J.E. (eds.) (2002). Endangered and Threatened Species of Illinois: status and distribution 1: 1-161. Endangered species protection board, Springfield, Illinois.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • (2009). U.S.D.A. Natural Resources Conservation Service. Plants Database http://plants.usda.gov/index.html.
  • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Jonsell, B. (ed.) (2000). Flora Nordica 1: 1-344. The Bergius Foundaton.

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

Kew Science Photographs
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/