1. Family: Pinaceae Spreng. ex F.Rudolphi
    1. Genus: Pinus L.
      1. Pinus rigida Mill.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Canada to E. U.S.A.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Pinus rigida is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -8.16, which places it in position 903 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 5.73, ranked 619. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Connecticut, Georgia, Kentucky, Maine, Masachusettes, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Québec, Rhode I., South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia

    Introduced into:

    Belgium, Illinois, Korea

    Pinus rigida Mill. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jun 1, 2012 Goldman, D.H. [3891], USA K000554699
    Apr 1, 2010 Mulligan, A. [NEWFS22], USA K000554582
    Mar 1, 2010 Schilling, A.D. [2392], USA K000554356
    Mar 1, 2010 Long, B. [504], USA K000554360
    Mar 1, 2010 Silba, J. [B111], USA K000554343
    Mar 1, 2010 Canby, W.M. [s.n.], USA K000554359
    Mar 1, 2010 Darlington, W. [s.n.], USA K000554361
    Mar 1, 2010 Ward, L.F. [s.n.], USA K000554362
    Mar 1, 2010 Raymond, M. [90], Canada K000554347
    Mar 1, 2010 Cahilly, A.W. [1-92], USA K000554357
    Aug 1, 2006 Silba, J. [B172], USA K000554345
    Aug 1, 2006 Silba, J. [B104], USA K000554348
    Aug 1, 2006 Silba, J. [B112], USA K000554349
    Aug 1, 2006 Silba, J. [B105], USA K000554358
    Sep 28, 2001 Silba, J. [B126], USA K000554344
    Sep 28, 2001 Silba, J. [B115], USA K000554346
    Schilling, A.D. [2392], USA K000554350

    First published in Gard. Dict. ed. 8: n.º 10 (1768)

    Accepted by

    • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
    • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
    • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 2: 533-1111. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
    • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
    • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
    • Lambion, J., Delvosalle, L. & Duvigneaud, J. (2004). Nouvelle flore de la Belgique du G. D. de Luxembourg, du Nord de la France et des régions voisines, ed. 5: 1-1167. Edition du Patrimoine du Jardin botanique national de Belgique.
    • 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