1. Family: Cupressaceae Gray
    1. Genus: Fitzroya Lindl.
      1. Fitzroya cupressoides (Molina) I.M.Johnst.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Chile (Los Lagos) to SW. Argentina.

    [EDGE]

    Forest, F. et al. 2018. Gymnosperms on the EDGE. Scientific Reports 8: 6053. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-24365-4.

    Conservation
    Fitzroya cupressoides is rated as Endangered (EN) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 1.92, which places it in position 84 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 16.26, ranked 179. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina South, Chile South

    Fitzroya cupressoides (Molina) I.M.Johnst. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2012 Jones, B. [CHIX17], Chile K000554655
    Jan 1, 2012 Jones, B. [CHIX20], Chile K000554657
    Dec 1, 2000 Meyer, T. [9523], Argentina K000088288
    Jan 1, 2000 Plowman, T. [2645], Chile K000088286
    Jan 1, 2000 Philippi, R.A. [s.n.], Chile K000088283
    Jan 1, 2000 Miers, J. [1448B], Chile K000088293
    Jan 1, 2000 Lobb, T. [82], Los Lagos K000088290 lectotype
    Jan 1, 2000 Meyer, T. [9489], Argentina K000088292
    Jan 1, 2000 Meyer, T. [9336], Argentina K000088287
    Jan 1, 2000 Morrison, J.L. [17636], Los Lagos K000088289 neotype
    Jan 1, 2000 Ljungner, ? [1140], Chile K000088284
    Jan 1, 2000 Sparre, B. [4240], Chile K000088291
    Jan 1, 2000 Lobb [82], Los Lagos K001090487
    Nov 15, 1996 King [s.n.], Chile K000088285
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    First published in Contr. Gray Herb. 70: 91 (1924)

    Accepted by

    • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
    • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.

    Sources

    EDGE Gymnosperms
    EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Wood Anatomy Microscope Slides
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