1. Family: Podocarpaceae Endl.
    1. Genus: Podocarpus L'Hér. ex Pers.
      1. Podocarpus steyermarkii J.Buchholz & N.E.Gray

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Venezuela to Guyana (Pakaraima Mountains).

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Podocarpus steyermarkii is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -7.83, which places it in position 812 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 7.98, ranked 353. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Guyana, Venezuela

    Podocarpus steyermarkii J.Buchholz & N.E.Gray appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Oct 1, 2008 Clarke, H.D. [10538], Guyana K000553379
    Feb 1, 2008 Stannard, B.L. [272], Venezuela K000552663
    Feb 1, 2008 Stannard, B.L. [271], Venezuela K000552664
    Feb 1, 2008 Huber, O. [11911], Venezuela K000552661
    Feb 1, 2008 Steyermark, J.A. [109657], Venezuela K000552662
    Mar 1, 2005 Meier, W. [6450], Venezuela K000553377
    Mar 1, 2005 Riina, R. [986], Venezuela K000553376
    Mar 1, 2005 Riina, R. [861], Venezuela K000553378

    First published in J. Arnold Arbor. 29: 133 (1948)

    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