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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tasmania.

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Athrotaxis cupressoides is rated as Vulnerable (VU) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 0.63, which places it in position 319 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 4.46, ranked 47. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Tasmania

Athrotaxis cupressoides D.Don appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2012 Visoiu, M. [617], Australia K000554644
Jan 1, 2012 Visoiu, M. [616], Australia K000554643
Feb 1, 2010 Cooper, N. [COLDT42], Australia K000554184
Feb 1, 2010 OByrne, J. [COLD43H], Australia K000554195
Jan 1, 1999 Comber, H.J. [1843], Australia K000089984
Jan 1, 1999 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Australia K000089981
Jan 1, 1999 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Australia K000087553
Dec 1, 1997 Farjon, A. [456], Australia K000087552
Dec 1, 1997 Farjon, A. [469], Australia K000089986
Dec 1, 1997 Farjon, A. [455], Australia K000089987
Dec 1, 1997 Farjon, A. [473], Australia K000089985
Dec 1, 1997 Farjon, A. [458], Australia K000087554
May 1, 1997 Lambert, M.R.K. [818], Australia K000089988

First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 18: 173 (1839)

Accepted by

  • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

EDGE Gymnosperms
EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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