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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Jamaica (Blue Mountains).

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Podocarpus urbanii is rated as Critically Endangered (CR) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 2.12, which places it in position 61 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 8.55, ranked 370. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Jamaica

    Podocarpus urbanii Pilg. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 1, 2010 Christenhusz, M.J.M. [3246], Jamaica K000554149
    Jan 1, 2008 Alexander, R.C. [s.n.], Jamaica K000552548
    Jan 1, 2008 Harris, W.H. [s.n.], Jamaica K000552546
    Jun 1, 2006 Alexander, R.C. [s.n.], Jamaica K000552545
    Jun 1, 2006 MacFadyen, J. [27], Jamaica K000287644 holotype

    First published in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 5: 89 (1903)

    Accepted by

    • Mill, R.R. (2015). A monographic revision of the genus Podocarpus (Podocarpaceae): II. The species of the Caribbean bioregion Edinburgh Journal of Botany 72: 61-185.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 2: 533-1111. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
    • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    EDGE Gymnosperms
    EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    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