Yuanbaoshan fir, Yuanbaoshan lengshan [Chinese] (Farjon 1990).
It seems to be most closely related to A. forrestii and is placed in section Pseudopicea, subsect. Delavayianae (Farjon 1990).
China: N Guangxi. The type locality (and the only locality for which I have information) is in Rongshui Xian on Yuanbao Shan at 1700-2050 m elevation (Farjon 1990). Hardy to Zone 6 (cold hardiness limit between -23.2°C and -17.8°C) (Bannister and Neuner 2001).
Fu Li-Kuo, L. Yong-Jun and Mo Sin-Li. 1980. The genus Abies discovered for the first time in Guangxi and Hunan. Acta Phytotaxonomica Sinica 18(2):205-210. Available online at the Journal of Systematics and Evolution.
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