1. Family: Pinaceae Spreng. ex F.Rudolphi
    1. Genus: Picea A.Dietr.
      1. Picea purpurea Mast.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Qinghai to China (NW. Sichuan, Gansu).

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Picea purpurea is rated as Near Threatened (NT) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -3.97, which places it in position 627 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 4.73, ranked 690. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China North-Central, China South-Central, Qinghai

    Picea purpurea Mast. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jun 1, 2009 Rock, J.F. [13441], China K000340429
    Jun 1, 2009 Rock, J.F. [13434], China K000340430
    Jun 1, 2009 Rock, J.F. [12706], China K000340435
    Jun 1, 2009 Rock, J.F. [13344], China K000340436
    Jun 1, 2009 Rock, J.F. [13472], China K000340437
    Jun 1, 2009 Rock, J.F. [12935], China K000340438
    Jun 1, 2009 Cheng, W.C. [3227], China K000340434
    Jun 1, 2009 Cheng, W.C. [3229], China K000340463
    Jun 1, 2009 Cheng, W.C. [3195], China K000340464
    Jun 1, 2009 Chungtien-Lijiang-Dali Exped. [CLD242], China K000340462
    Jun 1, 2008 Cheng, W.C. [3196], China K000340433
    Mar 1, 2007 Rock, J.F. [14835], China K000288305
    Mar 1, 2007 Rock, J.F. [12146], China K000288306
    Mar 1, 2006 Wilson, E.H. [3026], China K000288304 isotype

    First published in J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 37: 418 (1906)

    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.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • 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.
    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