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This genus is accepted, and its native range is New Guinea to SW. Pacific, Temp. S. America.
Nothofagus alpina

Native to:

Argentina South, Bismarck Archipelago, Chile Central, Chile South, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Queensland, Tasmania, Victoria

Introduced into:

Germany, Great Britain

Nothofagus Blume appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Johns, R.J. [9864], New Guinea 70210.000
Johns, R.J. [9864], New Guinea 70469.000

First published in Mus. Bot. 1: 307 (1851)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. & Frodin, D.G. (1998). World Checklist and Bibliography of Fagales: 1-408. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Hill, R.S., Jordan, G.J. & Macphail, M.K. (2015). Why we should retain Nothofagus sensu lato Australian Systematic Botany 28: 190-193.

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/
© 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 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