1. Family: Cupressaceae Gray
    1. Genus: Juniperus L.
      1. Juniperus californica Carrière

        This species is accepted, and its native range is California to W. Arizona and Mexico (Baja California, Cedros Islands, Guadalupe).

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Juniperus californica is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -8.8, which places it in position 1087 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 3.02, ranked 1080. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Arizona, California, Mexico Northwest, Nevada

    Extinct in:

    Mexican Pacific Is.

    Juniperus californica Carrière appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 1, 1999 Rose, J.N. [16132], Mexico K000088513
    Nov 1, 1999 Wiggins, I.L. [16077], Mexico K000088515
    Nov 1, 1999 Haune, G.D. [s.n.], Mexico K000088514
    Jul 1, 1999 Pringle, C.G. [s.n.] K000088361
    Jul 1, 1999 Elmer, A.D.E. [3633] K000088367
    Jul 1, 1999 Carter, A. [1212] K000088368
    Jul 1, 1999 Palmer, E.J. [91], Mexico K000088517
    Jul 1, 1999 Eastwood, A. [2799] K000088370
    Jul 1, 1999 Kaune, S.M. [698], Mexico K000088516
    Jul 1, 1999 Fischer, P.C. [6543] K000088369
    Jul 1, 1999 Butterwick, ? [4962] K000088365
    Jul 1, 1999 Luthey, R. [1], California K000088364 isotype
    Jul 1, 1999 Bracelin, H.P. [8] K000088362
    Jul 1, 1999 Belshaw, C.M. [2730] K000088371
    Jul 1, 1999 Abrams, L.R. [3648] K000088363
    Jul 1, 1999 Abrams, L.R. [3649] K000088366
    Christenhuis, M.J.M. [6769], USA K000696712

    First published in Rev. Hort. (Paris), sér. 4, 3: 352 (1854)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • Moran, R. (1996). The flora of Guadalupe island, Mexico Memoirs of the California Academy of Sciences 19: 1-190.

    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.
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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