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Taxon: Cupressus lusitanica Mill.

 
Genus: Cupressus
Family: Cupressaceae
Nomen number: 12658
Place of publication: Gard. dict. ed. 8: Cupressus no. 3. 1768
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 09-Jul-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 6 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Materials: wood
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Guerrero, Hidalgo, México, Michoacán de Ocampo, Puebla, Tlaxcala, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, Ciudad de México]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Adams, R. P. et al. 1997. Comparisons among Cupressus arizonica Greene, C. benthamii Endl, C. lindleyi Klotz. ex Endl. and C. lusitanica Mill. using essential oils and DNA fingerprinting. J. Essential Oil Res. 9:303-309. Note: essential oil & RAPD studies distinguish C. lusitanica from C. lindleyi & C. benthamii
  2. Adams, R. P. et al. 2009. A new genus, Hesperocyparis, for the cypresses of the Western Hemisphere (Cupressaceae). Phytologia 91:181. Note: = Hesperocyparis lusitanica (Mill.) Bartel
  3. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  4. Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature
  5. Farjon, A. 1993. Nomenclature of the Mexican cypress or "cedar of Goa", Cupressus lusitanica Mill.. Taxon 42:83.
  6. Farjon, A. 2005. A monograph of Cupressaceae and Sciadopitys 209-210.
  7. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Cupressus+lusitanica&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  8. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. Note: re. Brazilian common names
  9. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  10. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  11. Laubenfels, D. J. de & al. 2012. Further nomenclatural action for the cypresses (Cupressaceae). Novon 22:8-15. Note: = Hesperocyparis lusitanica (Mill.) Bartel
  12. Laubenfels, D. J. de. 2009. Nomenclatural actions for the New World cypresses (Cupressaceae). Novon 19:304. Note: = Neocupressus lusitanica (Mill.) de Laub.
  13. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  14. Little, D. P. 2006. Evolution and circumscription of the true cypresses (Cupressaceae: Cupressus). Syst. Bot. 31:474. Note: = Callitropsis lusitanica (Mill.) D. P. Little
  15. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  16. McVaugh, R. 1983-. Flora Novo-Galiciana.
  17. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  18. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  19. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).
  20. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary.

Check other web resources for Cupressus lusitanica Mill. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Cupressus lusitanica cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=12658. Accessed 18 September 2019.