1. Family: Pinaceae Spreng. ex F.Rudolphi
    1. Genus: Larix Mill.
      1. Larix laricina (Du Roi) K.Koch

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

    [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.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alaska, Alberta, British Columbia, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Labrador, Maine, Manitoba, Maryland, Masachusettes, 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

    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 Gates, R.R. [s.n.], Canada K000340309
    Feb 1, 2009 McKelvey, S.D. [s.n.], USA K000340304
    Feb 1, 2009 McCalla, W.C. [2445], Canada K000340298
    Jun 1, 1998 Pringle, C.G. [s.n.], USA K000340306
    Jun 1, 1998 Fernald, M.L. [4417], Canada K000340308
    Jun 1, 1998 Baldwin, W.K.W. [4561], Canada K000340311
    Jun 1, 1998 Scoggan, H.J. [8225], Canada K000340300
    Jun 1, 1998 Scoggan, H.J. [3007], Canada K000340301
    Jun 1, 1998 Went, F.W. [319], USA K000340303
    Jun 1, 1998 Senn, H.A. [3490], Canada K000340307
    Jun 1, 1998 Graham, E.H. [446], USA K000340305
    Rousseau, J. [32017], Canada K000340302

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

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    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.

    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 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