1. Family: Podocarpaceae Endl.
    1. Genus: Podocarpus L'Hér. ex Pers.
      1. Podocarpus roraimae Pilg.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Venezuela to Guyana (Mt. Roraima).

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Podocarpus roraimae is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -7.89, which places it in position 827 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 7.52, ranked 399. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Guyana, Venezuela

    Podocarpus roraimae Pilg. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 1, 2008 Stannard, B.L. [271], Venezuela K000552620
    Feb 1, 2008 Steyermark, J.A. [93515], Venezuela K000552641
    Feb 1, 2008 Tate, G.H.H. [659], Venezuela K000552640

    First published in Notizbl. Königl. Bot. Gart. Berlin 5: 299 (1913)

    Accepted by

    • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 2: 533-1111. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 2: 533-1111. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

    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