1. Family: Cupressaceae Gray
    1. Genus: Juniperus L.
      1. Juniperus comitana Martínez

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico (Chiapas) to Guatemala.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Juniperus comitana is rated as Endangered (EN) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -0.56, which places it in position 378 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 11.41, ranked 1089. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Guatemala, Mexico Southeast

    Juniperus comitana Martínez appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 1, 1999 Martínez, M. [10529], Mexico K000088520
    Nov 1, 1999 Zanoni, T.A. [2268], Mexico K000088518
    Nov 1, 1999 Zanoni, T.A. [2267], Mexico K000088519

    First published in Anales Inst. Biol. Univ. Nac. México 15: 12 (1944)

    Accepted by

    • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
    • Adams, R.P. (2008). Junipers of the World: The genus Juniperus ed. 2: 1-402. Trafford publishing Co., Vancouver.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Adams, R.P. (2008). Junipers of the World: The genus Juniperus ed. 2: 1-402. Trafford publishing Co., Vancouver.

    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