1. Family: Cupressaceae Gray
    1. Genus: Cunninghamia R.Br.
      1. Cunninghamia lanceolata (Lamb.) Hook.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. China.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Cunninghamia lanceolata is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -6.56, which places it in position 688 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 28.33, ranked 33. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China South-Central, China Southeast

    Introduced into:

    China North-Central, Hainan, Korea, Laos, Qinghai, St.Helena, Vietnam

    Cunninghamia lanceolata (Lamb.) Hook. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Apr 1, 2012 Zhou, F.J. [38], China K000554680
    Apr 1, 2010 Xiao, B.Z. [3919], China K000554584
    Apr 1, 2010 Xiao, B.Z. [4348], China K000554586
    Apr 1, 2010 Zhou, F.J. [38], China K000554585
    Nov 1, 2000 Wilson, E.H. [1740], China K000088002
    Nov 1, 2000 Wilson, E.H. [794], China K000088031
    Nov 1, 2000 Steward, A.N. [833], China K000088028
    Nov 1, 2000 Steward, A.N. [73], China K000088029
    Nov 1, 2000 Liu, Z.Y. [15403], China K000088037
    Nov 1, 2000 Liu, Z.Y. [15208], China K000088005
    Jan 1, 2000 Wilson, E.H. [4076], China K000088032
    Jan 1, 2000 McClure, F.A. [1355], China K000088051
    Jan 1, 2000 Rock, J.F. [12005], China K000088026
    Jan 1, 2000 Henry, A. [1086], China K000088040
    Jan 1, 2000 Tsang, W.T. [21623], China K000088042
    Jan 1, 2000 Tsang, W.T. [20125], China K000088048
    Jan 1, 2000 Tsang, W.T. [20895], China K000088047
    Jan 1, 2000 Merrill, E.D. [10862], China K000088003
    Jan 1, 2000 Cavalerie, J. [913], China K000088007
    Jan 1, 2000 Faber, E. [988], China K000088039
    Jan 1, 2000 Steward, A.N. [2750], China K000088045
    Jan 1, 2000 Meyer, F.N. [1480], China K000088021
    Jan 1, 2000 Fang, W.P. [7899], China K000088038
    Jan 1, 2000 Hu, S.Y. [6438], China K000088043
    Jan 1, 2000 Tsiang, Y. [5138], China K000088027
    Jan 1, 2000 Handel-Mazzetti, H. [1189], China K000088035
    Jan 1, 2000 Cheng, W.C. [1164], China K000088033
    Jan 1, 2000 Cheng, W.C. [3623], China K000088020
    Jan 1, 2000 Chen, F.H. [13], China K000088017
    Jan 1, 2000 Chung, H.H. [3074], China K000088018
    Jan 1, 2000 Chung, H.H. [2988], China K000088019
    Jan 1, 2000 Chung, H.H. [1014], China K000088044
    Jan 1, 2000 Chung, H.H. [1234], China K000088050
    Jan 1, 2000 Law, Y.W. [1384], China K000088006
    Jan 1, 2000 Silvestri, C. [104], China K000088041
    Jan 1, 2000 Maire, E.E. [473], China K000088025
    Jan 1, 2000 Maire, E.E. [60], China K000088023
    Jan 1, 2000 Chow, K.S. [78362], China K000088036
    Jan 1, 2000 Chow, K.S. [19], China K000088030
    Jan 1, 2000 Cheo, H.C. [N12678], China K000088022
    Jan 1, 2000 Ducloux, F. [5893], China K000088024
    Jan 1, 2000 Wang, C.T. [1855], China K000088046
    Jan 1, 2000 Dunn, S.T. [5680], China K000088004
    Jan 1, 2000 Kuan, ? [2189], China K000088034
    Jan 1, 2000 Chen, L. [17], China K000088049
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    First published in Bot. Mag. 54: t. 2743 (1827)

    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.
    • Lambdon, P. (2012). Flowering plants & ferns of St Helena: 1-624. Pisces publications for St Helena nature conservation group.
    • 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.

    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.
    • Lambdon, P. (2012). Flowering plants & ferns of St Helena: 1-624. Pisces publications for St Helena nature conservation group.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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    EDGE Gymnosperms
    EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
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    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 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