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Taxon: Cupressus macrocarpa Hartw.

 
Genus: Cupressus
Family: Cupressaceae
Nomen number: 12659
Place of publication: J. Hort. Soc. London 2:187. 1847
Link to protologue:
Comment: Hartweg's remarks were insufficient to distinguish this species from others and thus do not constitute a diagnosis, but Melbourne ICN Art. 38.1(a) requires that there be a description or diagnosis, and the former was satisfied by these remarks (K. Gandhi et al., pers. comm. via e-mail on 1 May 2009)
Name Verified on: 09-Jul-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Jan-2014
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 8 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; shade/shelter
  • Materials:
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals; mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (Monterey Co.)]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Abrams, L. Illustrated flora of the Pacific states. (IllF PacifSt)
  2. Adams, R. P. et al. 2009. A new genus, Hesperocyparis, for the cypresses of the Western Hemisphere (Cupressaceae) (Phytologia) 91:182.
  3. Cooper, M. R. & A. W. Johnson Poisonous plants and fungi in Britain: animal and human poisoning. 1998 (Cooper & Johnson ed2)
  4. Farjon, A. A monograph of Cupressaceae and Sciadopitys. 2005 (Monog Cupressaceae) 216-218.
  5. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer) 2:407-408.
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  7. George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. (F Aust)
  8. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  9. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  10. International Seed Testing Association A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees. (Mult Glossary Trees)
  11. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  12. Kingsbury, J. M. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. (Kingsbury)
  13. Laubenfels, D. J. de 2009. Nomenclatural actions for the New World cypresses (Cupressaceae) (Novon) 19:304.
  14. Little, D. P. 2006. Evolution and circumscription of the true cypresses (Cupressaceae: Cupressus) Syst. Bot. 31:474.
  15. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  16. Silba, J. 1986. Encyclopaedia Coniferae Phytologia Mem. 8:64.
  17. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  18. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, ed. 2. (F Eur ed2)

Check other web resources for Cupressus macrocarpa Hartw. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • 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 macrocarpa 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=12659. Accessed 21 October 2018.