1. Family: Pinaceae Spreng. ex F.Rudolphi
    1. Genus: Picea A.Dietr.
      1. Picea orientalis (L.) Peterm.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is N. Turkey to Caucasus.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Picea orientalis is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -8.33, which places it in position 967 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 4.81, ranked 821. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    North Caucasus, Transcaucasus, Turkey

    Introduced into:

    Austria, Belgium, Italy, Turkey-in-Europe

    Picea orientalis (L.) Peterm. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mar 1, 2009 Davis, P.H. [29812], Turkey K000340337
    Mar 1, 2009 Davis, P.H. [20742], Turkey K000340338
    Mar 1, 2009 Davis, P.H. [32478], Turkey K000340335
    Mar 1, 2009 Davis, P.H. [21308], Turkey K000340336
    Mar 1, 2009 Leonard, J. [7142], Georgia K000340343
    Mar 1, 2009 Stainton, J.D.A. [8302], Turkey K000340333
    Mar 1, 2009 Bourgeau, E. [s.n.], Turkey K000340339
    Mar 1, 2009 Bourgeau, E. [s.n.], Turkey K000340340
    Mar 1, 2009 Hennipman, E. [1837], Turkey K000340334
    Mar 1, 2009 Sintenis, P.E.E. [5442], Turkey K000340341
    Mar 1, 2009 Sintenis, P.E.E. [79], Turkey K000340342
    Sep 19, 2006 Balansa, B. [s.n.], Turkey K001081800 neotype
    Sep 19, 2006 s.coll. [s.n.] K000287690

    First published in Pflanzenreich: 235 (1844)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea ed. 2, 1: 1-581. Cambridge University Press.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea ed. 2, 1: 1-581. Cambridge University Press.

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

    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