1. Family: Cupressaceae Gray
    1. Genus: Juniperus L.
      1. Species: Juniperus communis L.
        1. Juniperus communis var. megistocarpa Fernald & H.St.John

        This variety is accepted, and its native range is W. Newfoundland, Québec (Island de la Madeleine), Nova Scotia (Sable Island).

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Québec

    Juniperus communis var. megistocarpa Fernald & H.St.John appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 1, 1999 Fernald, M.L. [6728], Canada K000088332
    Jul 1, 1999 Fernald, M.L. [2422], Canada K000088331
    Jul 1, 1999 St. John, H. [1114], Canada K000088328
    Jul 1, 1999 St. John, H. [1115], Canada K000088329
    Jul 1, 1999 Perry, L.M. [33], Canada K000088330

    First published in Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 36: 58 (1921)

    Accepted by

    • Adams, R.P. & Schwarzbach, A.E. (2012). Taxonomy of Juniperus,section Juniperus: Sequence analysis of nrDNA and five cpDNA regions Phytologia 94: 280-298.
    • 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

    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 2019. 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 2019. 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