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

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Background information

Mediterranean region, southern Europe and the Near East (2001)

SPECIES
End use of species
Operations / Activities
REMARKS
Exploration & collection
Evaluation
Conservation
Germplasm use
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
                           

Abies marocana

     

*

 

2

   

2

2

     

A. nordmanniana/
bornmullariana

*

     

3

2

 

2

   

2

2

 

A. numidica

     

*

 

1

   

1

1

   

(E)

A. pinsapo

*

       

2

 

2

2

       

Acacia albida

   

*

*

2

1

1

1

   

1

1

 

A. nilotica

 

 

*

*

1

1

1

1

   

1

1

Int. PVT in progress

A. saligna

 

 

*

*

 

1

1

1

 

 

1

 

 

A. senegal

   

*

*

1

1

1

1

   

1

1

 

A. tortilis
(incl. ssp. raddiana)

   

*

*

1

1

1

1

   

1

 

Int. PVT in progress

Cedrus atlantica

*

   

*

2

2

2

2

   

1

2

Int. testing in progress. Silva mediterranea

C. libani

*

   

*

2

1

2

2

1

1

2

2

Int. testing. National stands in Lebanon (E). conservation priority activities apply to Lebanon.

Ceratonia siliqua

     

*

1

1

1

1

1

1

2

2

Silva mediterranea

Cupressus atlantica

*

     

1

2

 

2

1

 

1

1

(E) ? in parts of range. Drought and frost tolerant. Important for breeding

C. dupreziana

*

   

*

1

     

1

 

1

1

(E). Ex situ cons. stands. Breeding for resistance to Seridium cardinale

C. sempervirens      

*

2

2

         

1

Breeding for resistance to Seridium cardinale
Gleditzia triachantos        

1

1

 

2

 

1

 

1

 

Iuglans regia

*

   

*

2

 

 

 

 

3

 

2

 

Picea omorika

*

   

*

 

2

     

2

   

In situ cons. stands

Pinus brutia

*

   

*

3

2

 

2

   

1

1

Int. PVT. Further sampling desirable

P. eldarica

*

     

2

1

 

2

1

1

2

 

Int. PVT. (E) some provenances

P. halepensis

*

   

*

               

Int. PVT

P. laricio mauretanica

*

       

1

     

1

   

(E)

P. pinaster

*

   

*

2

1

 

2

1

1

1

1

Int. PVT

P. pinea

*

   

*

2

2

 

2

   

1

1

Silva mediterranea

Platanus orientalis

     

*

1

     

2

   

2

(E) ? some provenances

Prosopis cineraria

   

*

*

1

1

1

1

1

1

2

2

 

Quercus aegilops

   

*

*

       

2

       

Q. suber

 

*

   

2

2

2

2

   

2

2

Euforgen/      Silva mediterranea

Tetraclinis articulata

     

*

1

1

1

1

2

2

     

Ulmus wallichiana

*

             

1

     

(E)


*** Species withdrawn from the 1999 list

*** Species added to the 1999 list

last updated:  Wednesday, August 1, 2007