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

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Mediterrannean (2003)

SPECIES End use of species Operations / Activities REMARKS
Exploration & collection Evaluation Conservation Germplasm use
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Abies alba

*

 

 

 

 

 

2

2

3

3

3

2

PVT; PGT; EUFORGEN

Abies pinsapo

*

 

 

*

2

1

2

3

 

2

1

 

PVT, (E) ; Protected areas in Spain; EUFORGEN

Argania spinosa

 

*

 

*

1

1

 

 

1

 

1

 

MPTS

Castanea sativa

*

 

 

*

2

2

2

2

1

1

1

2

CLT in Italy; Decline (Endotia parasitica)

Cedrus atlantica

*

 

 

*

 

1

 

 

1

1

1

2

PVT; PGT; Silva mediterranea network; Conservation priority in Algeria (Aurès)

Cedrus libani var. libani

*

 

 

*

 

1

 

 

1

1

2

2

PVT; Silva mediterranea; (E); Conservation priority in Lebanon

Ceratonia siliqua

 

*

*

*

1

1

1

1

1

 

 

 

Silva mediterranea network; MPTS

Cupressus dupreziana

 

 

 

*

1

1

1

 

1

1

1

 

PVT; (E); Paternal apomixis; numbers?

Cupressus sempervirens

*

 

 

*

 

 

 

 

2

 

2

2

PVT; PGT; CLT; SO; Breeding for shape and Seridium cardinale resistance; EUFORGEN

Juglans regia

*

*

 

*

3

2

3

2

3

2

2

2

PVT; PGT; CLT; MPTS

Juniperus thurifera

 

*

*

*

2

2

2

 

1

1

2

 

Important decline in Morocco and Algeria; Uneasy regeneration; MPTS; EUFORGEN

Liquidambar orientalis

 

*

 

*

 

1

 

 

1

1

1

 

Resin harvest: perfume industry

Picea omorika

*

 

 

*

 

2

 

 

 

2

 

 

EUFORGEN

Pinus brutia

*

*

 

*

 

 

 

 

 

 

2

2

PVT; PG; SO ; Recent FAO test results (European projects); 49 conservation stands in Turkey; EUFORGEN

Pinus halepensis

*

 

 

*

 

 

 

 

 

 

2

2

PVT; PGT; Recent FAO test results (European projects); EUFORGEN

Pinus nigra spp.

*

 

 

*

2

2

3

 

3

3

3

3

IUFRO; EUFORGEN

Pinus pinaster

*

*

 

*

1

1

2

2

1

2

1

 

PVT; Small stand sizes in Spain; EUFORGEN

Populus nigra

*

 

 

*

2

2

 

 

2

2

 

2

EUFORGEN

Quercus sp.

 

 

*

*

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

EUFORGEN

Taxus baccata

*

*

 

*

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

 

EUFORGEN

Tetraclinis articulata

 

 

 

*

1

1

1

1

2

2

 

 

 

last updated:  Thursday, July 12, 2007