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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tanzania to Zimbabwe, Cape Prov. to KwaZulu-Natal.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Podocarpus henkelii is rated as Endangered (EN) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 1.94, which places it in position 83 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 16.49, ranked 177. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Cape Provinces, KwaZulu-Natal, Malawi, Tanzania, Zimbabwe

Podocarpus henkelii Stapf ex Dallim. & B.D.Jacks. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2008 Drummond, R.B. [1410B], Tanzania K000289993
Jan 1, 2008 Parry, M.S. [203], Tanzania K000289994
Nov 1, 2007 Drummond, R.B. [1340], Tanzania K000289783 holotype
Nov 1, 2007 Drummond, R.B. [1340], Tanzania K001067571
Nov 1, 2007 Cribb, P.J. [10141], Tanzania K000289992
Dec 1, 2006 Williams, G.R. [G513], Tanzania K000287953
Dec 1, 2006 Drummond, R.B. [1340A], Tanzania K000287954
Dec 1, 2006 Drummond, R.B. [1757], Tanzania K000287955
Dec 1, 2006 Dawson, R.L. [1440], South Africa K000287885
Dec 1, 2006 Killick, D.J.B. [2144], South Africa K000287886
Dec 1, 2006 Moll, E.J. [1189], South Africa K000287887
Dec 1, 2006 Cochrane, W.G. [s.n.], South Africa K000287888
Dec 1, 2006 Cochrane, W.G. [2172], South Africa K000287889
Dec 1, 2006 Schlieben, H.J. [12236], Tanzania K000287956
Jan 1, 1950 Cochrane, W.G. [s.n.], South Africa K000076210 lectotype
Jan 1, 1950 Cochrane, W.G. [s.n.], South Africa K000076211 isolectotype
von Breitenbach, F., South Africa 29051.000
Bird, W.R., South Africa 29088.000
von Breitenbach, F., South Africa 29093.000
von Breitenbach, F., South Africa 29096.000
von Breitenbach, F., South Africa 29138.000
Bird, W.R., South Africa 29143.000
Bird, W.R., South Africa 29146.000
Bird, W.R., South Africa 7220.000
Williams, G. [513], Tanzania Podocarpus ensiculus 18482.000
Drummond, R.B. [1410], Tanzania Podocarpus ensiculus 19117.000
Drummond, R.B. [1340], Tanzania Podocarpus ensiculus 22363.000 Unknown type material
Drummond, R.B. [1757], Tanzania Podocarpus ensiculus 22365.000
Parry, M.S. [180], Tanzania Podocarpus ensiculus 24234.000

First published in Handb. Conif.: 45 (1923)

Accepted by

  • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 2: 533-1111. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
  • Timberlake, J.R., Bayliss, J., Alves, T., Francisco, J., Harris, T., Nangoma, D. & de Sousa, C. (2009). Biodiversity and Conservation of Mchese Mountain, Malawi. Report produced under the Darwin Initiative Award 15/036: 1-71. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 2: 533-1111. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.

EDGE Gymnosperms
EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
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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