1. Family: Pinaceae Spreng. ex F.Rudolphi
    1. Genus: Cedrus Trew
      1. Cedrus deodara (Roxb. ex D.Don) G.Don

        This species is accepted, and its native range is NE. Afghanistan to W. Nepal.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Cedrus deodara is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -6.7, which places it in position 696 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 24.65, ranked 55. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Nepal, Pakistan, Tibet, West Himalaya

    Introduced into:

    France, Greece, Italy, Portugal

    Cedrus deodara (Roxb. ex D.Don) G.Don appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 1, 2008 Strachey, R. [s.n.], India K000567730
    Nov 1, 2008 Parker, R.N. [s.n.], India K000567728
    Nov 1, 2008 Aitchison, J.E.T. [127], Afghanistan K000567715
    Nov 1, 2008 Ellis, R. [227], Pakistan K000567735
    Nov 1, 2008 Gammie, G.A. [18306], India K000567731
    Nov 1, 2008 Rodin, R.J. [5392], Pakistan K000567727
    Nov 1, 2008 Gamble, J.S. [22777], Pakistan K000567732
    Nov 1, 2008 Gamble, J.S. [4974], India K000567733
    Nov 1, 2008 Gamble, J.S. [s.n.], Pakistan K000567734
    Nov 1, 2008 Kukkonen, I. [7047], India K000567736
    Nov 1, 2008 Köie, M. [2965], Afghanistan K000567716
    Nov 1, 2008 Carson, H.M.L. [94], Pakistan K000567726
    Rodin, R.J. [5346], Pakistan K000567729
    Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 6060], India Pinus deodara K001122920
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6060] Pinus deodara K001122921

    First published in J.C.Loudon, Hort. Brit.: 388 (1830)

    Accepted by

    • Stinca, A. & al. (2017). New alien vascular species for the flora of southern Italy Webbia; Raccolta de Scritti Botanici 72: 295-301.
    • 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 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
    • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • 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

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    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 2018. 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 2018. 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