Taxon profile


Norway Spruce
Picea abies (L.) H. Karst.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Pinophyta - conifers »  class Pinopsida »  order Pinales »  family Pinaceae »  genus Picea - spruce

Scientific synonyms

Abies excelsa (Lam.) Poiret.
Abies rubra Hill
Chamaepicea fatrense Maloch
Picea abies subsp. europaea (Tepl.) Hyl.
Picea excelsa (Lam.) Link
Picea rubra (Hill.) A. Dietr.
Pinus abies L. o
Pinus excelsa Lam.
Pinus picea Du Roi

Least Concern



outer bark


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Callidium aeneum (De Geer, 1775), Peribatodes secundaria (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775) - Feathered Beauty, Cornumutila lineata (Letzner, 1844), Gaurotes virginea thalassina (Schrank, 1781), Tragosoma depsarium (Linnaeus, 1767), ...

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Included taxa

Number of records: 122

subspecies Picea abies subsp. alpestris (Brügger) Domin
varietas Picea abies var. acuminata (Beck) Dallim. & A.B.Jacks.

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 Picea abies (L.) H. Karst.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Picea abies (L.) H. Karst.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Picea abies (L.) H. Karst.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Picea abies (L.) H. Karst.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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o original combination

i species introduced to area described by check-list