1. Family: Cupressaceae Gray
    1. Genus: Juniperus L.
      1. Juniperus squamata Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don

        This species is accepted, and its native range is N. Afghanistan to China.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Juniperus squamata is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -8.55, which places it in position 1042 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 3.88, ranked 985. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Assam, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Qinghai, Tibet, West Himalaya

    Juniperus squamata Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 1, 2000 Farges, P.G. [s.n.], Sichuan K000089701 isotype
    Jul 1, 2000 Cavalerie, P.J. [3922], Yunnan K000089715 holotype
    Sep 1, 1998 Forrest, G. [8268], China K000089721
    Sep 1, 1998 Forrest, G. [18038], China K000089722
    Sep 1, 1998 Forrest, G. [18033], China K000089723
    Sep 1, 1998 Aitchison, J.E.T. [1210], Afghanistan K000089453
    Sep 1, 1998 Chu, K.L. [2511], China K000089724
    Sep 1, 1998 Bedi, R. [175], Bhutan K000089918
    Sep 1, 1998 Bedi, R. [1146], Bhutan K000089919
    Sep 1, 1998 Halliwell, B.H. [109], Nepal K000089916
    Aug 1, 1998 Rock, J.F. [16143], China K000089709
    Aug 1, 1998 Fliegner, H. [SICH1350], China K000089716
    Aug 1, 1998 Thomson, T. [s.n.], India K000089915
    Aug 1, 1998 Duthie, J.F. [s.n.], India K000089911
    Aug 1, 1998 Duthie, J.F. [22591], Pakistan K000089902
    Aug 1, 1998 Edgeworth, M.P. [252A], Pakistan K000089909
    Aug 1, 1998 Haines, H.H. [2289], India K000089914
    Aug 1, 1998 Hobson, H.E. [s.n.], China K000089720
    Aug 1, 1998 leg. ign. [955], China K000089708
    Aug 1, 1998 Schneider, C. [565], China K000089710
    Aug 1, 1998 Farges, P.G. [s.n.], Sichuan K001090502 isotype
    Aug 1, 1998 Sinclair, I.W.J. [5553], Bhutan K000089917
    Aug 1, 1998 Younghusband, F.E. [110], China K000089725
    Aug 1, 1998 Salim, ? [142], Pakistan K000089901
    Aug 1, 1998 Harsukh, ? [14836], Afghanistan K000089452
    Aug 1, 1998 Cavalerie, P.J. [3922], Yunnan K001090501
    Jul 1, 1998 Ching, R.C. [3049], China K000089714
    Jul 1, 1998 Fang, W.P. [4473], China K000089718
    Jul 1, 1998 leg. ign. [CLD1493], China K000089703
    Jul 1, 1998 leg. ign. [516], China K000089706
    Jul 1, 1998 leg. ign. [346], China K000089707
    Jul 1, 1998 Cheng, W.C. [3272], China K000089717
    Jul 1, 1998 Cheng, W.C. [761], China K000089719
    Jul 1, 1998 Cheng, W.C. [1438], China K000089711
    May 1, 1997 Bedi, R. [1149], Bhutan K000089920
    Apr 1, 1997 Bor, N.L. [2922], India K000075271
    Dec 1, 1996 Delavay, P.J.M. [s.n.], China K000089705
    Dec 1, 1996 leg. ign. [CLD419], China K000089702
    Oct 1, 1996 Alpine Garden Soc. [ACE897], China K000075273
    Aug 1, 1996 Fliegner, H. [SICH957], China K000089712
    Aug 1, 1996 Fliegner, H. [SICH1117], China K000089713
    Aug 1, 1996 Miehe, G. [226], Pakistan K000089906
    Aug 1, 1996 Miehe, G. [18], Pakistan K000089907
    Aug 1, 1996 Miehe, G. [17], Pakistan K000089913
    Aug 1, 1996 Miehe, G. [48], Pakistan K000089912
    Aug 1, 1996 Miehe, G. [7114], Pakistan K000089904
    Aug 1, 1996 Miehe, G. [7115], Pakistan K000089905
    Aug 1, 1996 Schickhoff, U. [1469], Pakistan K000089908
    Aug 1, 1996 Schickhoff, U. [1242], Pakistan K000089903
    72998.000
    72999.000
    Wilson, E.H. [985 [A]], China K000536819
    Kirkham, A.S. [ETOT85], Taiwan K000075272
    Webb, W.S. [Cat. no. 6043], India K000395285 lectotype

    First published in A.B.Lambert, Descr. Pinus 2: 17 (1824)

    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.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • 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.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    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.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    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