Taxon profile


Grand Fir
Abies grandis (Douglas ex D.Don) Lindl.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Pinophyta - conifers »  class Pinopsida »  order Pinales »  family Pinaceae »  genus Abies - fir

Scientific synonyms

Abies excelsior Franco
Pinus grandis Dougl. ex D. Don

Other names

= Giant Fir
= Great Fir
= Lowland White Fir
= Silver Fir
= White Fir

Least Concern


outer bark

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Opsimus quadrilineatus Mannerheim, 1843 - Spruce Limb Borer, Ulochaetes leoninus LeConte, 1854

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Abies grandis subsp. grandis - Coastal Grand Fir
subspecies Abies grandis subsp. idahoensis (Silba) Silba - Interior Grand Fir

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Abies grandis (D. Don) Lindl.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Abies grandis (Douglas ex D. Don) Lindl.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [42284]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Abies grandis (Douglas ex D.Don) Lindl.]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Abies grandis (D. Don) Lindl.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Abies grandis (Douglas ex D. Don) Lindl.]
Data retrieved on: 17 September 2014

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