Species identified as high, global, regional and/or national priority

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Northeast Asia including China, DPR Korea, Japan, Mongolia and Republic of Korea (2003)

SPECIES End use of species Operations / Activities REMARKS
Exploration & collection Evaluation Conservation Germplasm use
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Acacia mangium

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1

1

2

2

1

1

1

1

Introduced to China; PVT

Castanopsis histrix

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1

1

1

1

1

2

2

2

Subtropical species, evergreen, fast growing, valuable timber

Chamaecyparis obtusa

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*

2

2

2

2

2

2

1

1

PVT/PGT in Japan; introduced to China and other countries

Eucalyptus globulus

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1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

Exotic, PVT, PGT and SO in China

Eucalyptus grandis

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3

3

2

1

1

1

1

1

Exotic, PVT, PGT and SO in China

Eucalyptus urophylla

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1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

Exotic, PVT, PGT and SO in China

Haloxylon ammondendron

 

 

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*

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

Important shrub for dune stabilization in temperate desert

Hippophae rhamnoides

 

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*

*

2

2

1

1

2

2

1

1

Important shrub for soil conservation in temperate areas in central and NE Asia, PVT, PGT and SO established; MPTS

Larix kaempferi

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2

1

2

2

2

2

1

1

Native to Japan, Exotic to China and Korea, PVT/PGT and SO established

Phellodendron amurense

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*

 

 

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

China, Japan, Korea all interested in wood and bark extractives for medicine

Pinus caribaea

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1

1

2

2

1

1

1

1

var. caribaea, var. bahamensis PVT/PGT in China

Pinus koraiensis

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*

2

2

1

1

2

2

1

1

PVT/PGT and CSO in China and Korea

Pinus massoniana

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2

2

2

2

2

2

1

1

CSO in China; Cross breeding with P. densiflora in Japan

Pinus yunnanensis

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1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

PVT and SO ongoing

Populus simonii

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1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

PVT/PGT/CLT established in China

Populus tomentosa

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2

2

2

2

1

1

1

1

PGT/CLT and GMT established in China

Zelkova serrata

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1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

Valuable timber and ornamental tree in China

last updated:  Thursday, July 12, 2007