1. Family: Cupressaceae Gray
    1. Genus: Juniperus L.
      1. Juniperus thurifera L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. France to Spain, Corse, Morocco to N. Algeria.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Juniperus thurifera is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -8.44, which places it in position 1004 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 4.3, ranked 917. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Algeria, Corse, France, Morocco, Spain

    Juniperus thurifera L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Oct 1, 2002 Bourgeau, E. [880], Spain K000089224 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 1999 Sandwith, N.Y. [4895], Spain K000089225
    Jan 1, 1999 Bourgeau, E. [880], Spain K001090500 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 1999 Verlot, J.B. [s.n.], France K000089220
    Jan 1, 1999 Lombard, E. [2243], France K000089219
    Jan 1, 1999 Retz, B. de [29752], France K000089222
    Jan 1, 1999 Retz, B. de [29754], France K000089221
    Jan 1, 1999 Caballero, A. [s.n.], Spain K000089223
    Dec 1, 1998 Balls, E.K. [2613], Morocco K000089476
    Dec 1, 1998 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Morocco K000089478
    Dec 1, 1998 Balansa, B. [1055], Algeria K000089479
    Dec 1, 1998 Lindberg, H. [3793], Morocco K000089477
    Jan 1, 1994 Blasco-Zumeta, J. [s.n.], Spain K000075270
    73819.000

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 1039 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Dobignard, D. & Chatelain, C. (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 1: 1-455. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
    • 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.
    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