1. Family: Pinaceae Spreng. ex F.Rudolphi
    1. Genus: Pinus L.
      1. Pinus thunbergii Parl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Korea, Central & S. Japan.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Pinus thunbergii is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -8.39, which places it in position 985 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 4.55, ranked 875. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Japan, Korea

    Pinus thunbergii Parl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 1, 2009 Wilford, C. [859], Japan K000554047
    Dec 1, 2009 Kirkham, A.S. [KFBX140], South Korea K000554059
    Dec 1, 2009 Kirkham, A.S. [KFBX150], South Korea K000554060
    Dec 1, 2009 Maximowicz, C.J. [s.n.], Japan K000554058
    Dec 1, 2009 Albrecht, D.E. [s.n.], Japan K000554055
    Dec 1, 2009 Hasegawa, K. [9439], Japan K000554057
    Nov 1, 2009 Konta, F. [18142], Japan K000553898
    Hiroe, M. [888], Japan K000554056
    Taquet, E.J. [3262], South Korea K000554045
    Taquet, E.J. [1447], South Korea K000554046

    First published in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 16(2): 388 (1868)

    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.
    • 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.
    • 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