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This species is accepted, and its native range is California.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Torreya californica is rated as Vulnerable (VU) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -0.57, which places it in position 379 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 11.28, ranked 112. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

California

Torreya californica Torr. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jun 1, 2008 Eastwood, A. [1921], USA K000553111
Jun 1, 2008 Stauffer, H.U. [5934], USA K000553115
Jun 1, 2008 Melville, R. [7224], USA K000553109
Jun 1, 2008 Hansen, G. [2136], USA K000553114
Jun 1, 2008 Stern, W.L. [258], USA K000553110
Jun 1, 2008 Roderick, N. [s.n.], USA K000553113
Jun 1, 2008 Spjut, R. [16020], USA K000553060
Jun 1, 2008 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], USA K000553112
Jun 1, 2006 Lobb, W. [s.n.], California K000287661 holotype
22377.000
72994.000
73869.000

First published in New York J. Pharm. (1852-1854) 3: 49 (1852)

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 2: 533-1111. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

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

EDGE Gymnosperms
EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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