Eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis)

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Eastern hemlock fact file

Eastern hemlock description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassConiferopsida
OrderConiferales
FamilyPinaceae
GenusTsuga (1)

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Also known as
Canada hemlock.
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Eastern hemlock status

Eastern hemlock is classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Near Threatened

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2013)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Needles of eastern hemlock

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