1. Family: Cupressaceae Gray
    1. Genus: Cupressus L.
      1. Cupressus cashmeriana Royle ex Carrière

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Arunachal Pradesh.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Cupressus cashmeriana is rated as Near Threatened (NT) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -4.02, which places it in position 634 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 4.49, ranked 734. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    East Himalaya

    Cupressus cashmeriana Royle ex Carrière appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Oct 1, 2001 Miehe, G. [99-23431], Bhutan K000075085
    May 1, 2001 Miehe, G. [00-42601], Bhutan K000075074
    May 1, 2001 Miehe, G. [99-21404], Bhutan K000075084
    May 1, 2001 Miehe, G. [99-22109], Bhutan K000075083
    May 1, 2001 Miehe, G. [99-21801], Bhutan K000075082
    May 1, 2001 Miehe, G. [00-14303], Bhutan K000075071
    May 1, 2001 Miehe, S. [00-49301], Bhutan K000075081
    May 1, 2001 Miehe, S. [00-48931], Bhutan K000075079
    May 1, 2001 Miehe, S. [00-46201], Bhutan K000075073
    May 1, 2001 Miehe, S. [99-23901], Bhutan K000075087
    May 1, 2001 Miehe, S. [99-23001], Bhutan K000075086
    May 1, 2001 Miehe, S. [00-47834], Bhutan K000075080
    May 1, 2001 Miehe, S. [00-49202], Bhutan K000075077
    May 1, 2001 Miehe, S. [00-49801], Bhutan K000075078
    May 1, 2001 Miehe, S. [00-48801], Bhutan K000075076
    May 1, 2001 Miehe, S. [00-47201], Bhutan K000075075
    May 1, 2001 Miehe, S. [00-46120], Bhutan K000075072
    Apr 1, 2000 Trevor, C.G. [s.n.], West Bengal K000088095 holotype
    Jun 1, 1999 Smythies, E.A. [s.n.], India K000088096
    Dec 1, 1994 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], India K000088094
    Dec 1, 1994 Grierson, A.J.C. [4653], Bhutan K000088097
    Jun 22, 1993 Griffith, W. [27], Bhutan K000088093 holotype
    Jun 18, 1993 s.coll. [s.n.] K000088111 neotype
    Jun 1, 1993 Griffith, W. [s.n.], Bhutan K000075088
    Gordon, G. [s.n.] K001090477

    First published in Traité Gén. Conif., ed. 2: 161 (1867)

    Accepted by

    • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
    • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    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