南方红豆杉 Taxus mairei

  • Scientific Name: Taxus mairei (Lemée & H.Lév.) S.Y.Hu
  • Ref: T.S.Liu, Ill. Native Introd. Lign. Pl. Taiwan 1:16. 1960
  • Synonyms:
    • Tsuga mairei Lemée & H.Lév.
    • Taxus chinensis var. mairei (Lemée & H.Lév.) W.C.Cheng & L.K.Fu
    • T. kingstonii Spjut
    • T. mairei var. speciosa (Florin) Spjut
    • T. speciosa Florin
    • T. sumatrana subsp. mairei (Lemée & H.Lév.) Silba
    • T. wallichiana var. mairei (Lemée & H.Lév.) L.K.Fu & Nan Li
  • Chinese Common Name: 南方红豆杉 美丽红豆杉
  • Japanese Common Name: タイワンイチイ [台湾一位] taiwanichii
  • Family: Taxaceae
  • Genus: Taxus
  • Distribution: Coniferous and mixed forests, thickets, deforested rocks, open slopes; 100-3500 m (but usually at lower elevations than T. chinensis, especially in the E, typically below 1200 m, ascending to over 3000 m in Sichuan and Yunnan). S Anhui, Fujian, S Gansu, N Guangdong, N Guangxi, Guizhou, W Henan, W Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, S Shaanxi, Sichuan, Taiwan, E Yunnan, Zhejiang [N India, ?Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam]
  • Photo: 11/04/2012, Hangzhou, Zhejiang
Leaves linear, usually falcate and 2-3.5 cm × 2.5-4 mm, thick, midvein of different color to stomatal band, not papillate, or with papillae scattered on midvein or in 1-several lateral rows adjacent to stomatal band, margin revolute. (Flora of China)

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