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Taxon: Cupressus nootkatensis D. Don

 
Genus: Cupressus
Family: Cupressaceae
Nomen number: 12663
Place of publication: A. B. Lambert, Descr. Pinus 2:18. 1824
Link to protologue:
Comment: [the generic assignment of this species is controversial]
Name Verified on: 26-Sep-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 21 (13 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard, as Chamaecyparis nootkatensis; Eur Gard F, as Chamaecyparis nootkatensis)
  • Materials: wood (timber for boat building, as Chamaecyparis nootkatensis) wood (timber for boat building, as Chamaecyparis nootkatensis)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: United States [Alaska]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (n.w.)]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Christenhusz, M. J. M. et al. 2011. A new classification and linear sequence of extant gymnosperms. Phytotaxa 19:64.
  2. International Seed Testing Association. 1971. A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees.
  3. Little, D. P. 2006. Evolution and circumscription of the true cypresses (Cupressaceae: Cupressus). Syst. Bot. 31:474. Note: = Callitropsis nootkatensis (D. Don) D. P. Little
  4. Mao, K.-S. et al. 2010. Diversification and biogeography of Juniperus (Cupressaceae): variable diversification rates and multiple intercontinental dispersals. New Phytol. 188:254-272. Note: Cupressus L., sensu lato (incl. Callitropsis, Hesperocyparis, and Xanthocyparis) resolved as monophyletic

Check other web resources for Cupressus nootkatensis D. Don :

  • 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:
  • 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 nootkatensis 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=12663. Accessed 28 January 2020.