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  1. Family: Cupressaceae Gray
    1. Genus: Hesperocyparis Bartel & R.A.Price
      1. Hesperocyparis macrocarpa (Hartw.) Bartel

        This species is accepted, and its native range is California (near Monterey).

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Cupressus macrocarpa is rated as Vulnerable (VU) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -1.63, which places it in position 482 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 3.9, ranked 829. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    California

    Introduced into:

    Amsterdam-St.Paul Is, Argentina Northeast, Eritrea, Falkland Is., France, Great Britain, Ireland, Italy, Juan Fernández Is., New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Portugal, Sicilia, South Australia, Spain, St.Helena, Tasmania, Turkey

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Hesperocyparis macrocarpa (Hartw.) Bartel appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2001 Wolf, C.B. [RSA4192] Cupressus macrocarpa K000088226
    Jan 1, 2001 Wolf, C.B. [RSA4193] Cupressus macrocarpa K000088227
    Jan 1, 2001 Wolf, C.B. [RSa6227] Cupressus macrocarpa K000088223
    Jun 1, 1999 Mason, H.L. [10023] Cupressus macrocarpa K000088225
    Jun 1, 1999 Wolf, C.B. [RSA6233] Cupressus macrocarpa K000088222
    Jun 1, 1999 Dows, S. [s.n.] Cupressus macrocarpa K000088228
    Jul 11, 1996 Hartweg, C.T. [143], California Cupressus macrocarpa K000088224 holotype
    Jul 11, 1996 Hartweg, C.T. [s.n.], California Cupressus macrocarpa K001090482 isotype
    Witt, D.O., United Kingdom Cupressus macrocarpa 19114.000
    Beardsley, A.F. [s.n.] Cupressus macrocarpa K001090481

    Bibliography

    First published in Phytologia 91: 182 (2009)

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Cupressus macrocarpa.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Güner, A. (ed.) (2018). Resimli Türkiye Floras? (Illustrated Flora of Turkey) 2: 1-1054. ANG Vakf?/Nezahat Gökyi?it Botanik Bahçesi, Istambul.
    • Cantero, J.J. & al. (2016). Novedades para la flora de la Argentina Boletín de la Sociedad Argentina de Botánica 51: 183-207.
    • Lambdon, P. (2012). Flowering plants & ferns of St Helena: 1-624. Pisces publications for St Helena nature conservation group.
    • Hedberg, I., Friis, I. & Persson, E. (2009). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 1: 1-305. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.
    • Broughton, D.A. & McAdam, J.H. (2002). The non-native vascular flora of the Falkland islands Botanical Journal of Scotland 54: 153-190.
    • Orchard, A.E. & McCarthy, P.M. (eds.) (1998). Flora of Australia 48: 1-766. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea ed. 2, 1: 1-581. Cambridge University Press.

    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 2020. 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 2020. 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

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