1. Family: Podocarpaceae Endl.
    1. Genus: Saxegothaea Lindl.
      1. Saxegothaea conspicua Lindl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Central & S. Chile to S. Argentina.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Saxegothaea conspicua is rated as Near Threatened (NT) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -0.98, which places it in position 412 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 7.54, ranked 5. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina South, Chile Central, Chile South

    Saxegothaea conspicua Lindl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 1, 2007 Comber, H.F. [1024], Chile K000289169
    Aug 1, 2007 Comber, H.F. [562], Chile K000289170
    Aug 1, 2007 Plowman, T. [2641], Chile K000289178
    Aug 1, 2007 Eyerdam, W.J. [10650], Chile K000289182
    Aug 1, 2007 Philippi, R.A. [s.n.], Chile K000289171
    Aug 1, 2007 Kuntze, O. [s.n.], Chile K000289168
    Aug 1, 2007 Laegaard, S. [12501], Argentina K000289173
    Aug 1, 2007 Meyer, T. [9339], Argentina K000289174
    Aug 1, 2007 Meyer, T. [9521], Argentina K000289175
    Aug 1, 2007 Gardner, M.F. [GAK6735], Chile K000289165
    Aug 1, 2007 Gardner, M.F. [3463], Chile K000289176
    Aug 1, 2007 Gardner, M.F. [3978], Chile K000289177
    Aug 1, 2007 Morrison, J.L. [17629], Chile K000289179
    Aug 1, 2007 Morrison, J.L. [17606], Chile K000289180
    Aug 1, 2007 King", "Capt. [s.n.], Chile K000289167
    Aug 1, 2007 Neumeyer, O. [725], Argentina K000289172
    Aug 1, 2007 Scott, C.W. [1], Chile K000289181
    May 1, 2006 Lobb, W. [81], Chile K000287630 isotype
    Jul 12, 1996 Santesson, R. [1043], Chile K000289166
    72985.000
    73003.000
    73872.000
    s.coll. [s.n.], Chile K001067574

    First published in J. Hort. Soc. London 6: 258 (1851)

    Accepted by

    • 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. (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.

    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.
    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