1. Family: Podocarpaceae Endl.
    1. Genus: Pherosphaera W.Archer bis
      1. Pherosphaera fitzgeraldii (F.Muell.) Hook.f.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is New South Wales (Blue Mountains).

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Pherosphaera fitzgeraldii is rated as Critically Endangered (CR) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 3.91, which places it in position 6 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 51.44, ranked 35. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    New South Wales

    Pherosphaera fitzgeraldii (F.Muell.) Hook.f. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 1, 2007 Constable, E.F. [NSW52774], Australia K000289158
    Aug 1, 2007 Constable, E.F. [4664E], Australia K000289160
    Aug 1, 2007 Constable, E.F. [NSW48631], Australia K000289161
    Aug 1, 2007 Constable, E.F. [NSW52775], Australia K000289163
    Aug 1, 2007 Constable, E.F. [52776], Australia K000289164
    Aug 1, 2007 von Mueller, F. [s.n.], Australia K000289159
    Aug 1, 2007 von Mueller, F. [s.n.], Australia K000289162

    First published in Hooker's Icon. Pl. 14: t. 1383 (1882)

    Accepted by

    • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 2: 533-1111. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.

    Not accepted by

    • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Microstrobos fitzgeraldii.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    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.

    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