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Abies ziyuanensis

Abies ziyuanensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Pinophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Abies
Species: A. ziyuanensis
Binomial name
Abies ziyuanensis
L.K. Fu & S.L. Mo

Abies ziyuanensis is a species of fir, a conifer in the Pinaceae family. It is only known from four locations in Guangxi and Hunan provinces in China.[1] A. ziyuanensis is related to Abies beshanzuensis, another threatened fir endemic to China.

While the population was in the thousands as recently as the 1970s, there are now thought to be less that 600 trees in existence.[2]


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Abies ziyuanensis


Taxonavigation: Pinales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Phylum: Tracheophyta
Division: Pinophyta
Classis: Pinopsida
Ordo: Pinales

Familia: Pinaceae
Genus: Abies
Sectio: A. sect. Momi
Species: Abies ziyuanensis


Abies ziyuanensis L.K.Fu & S.L.Mo


  • Fu, L.-K., & Mo, S.-L. (1980). Acta Phytotax. Sin. 18 (2): 208.
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