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

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

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

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.

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