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]
Typification:
Name Verified on: 26-Sep-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-May-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard, as Chamaecyparis nootkatensis; Eur Gard F, as Chamaecyparis nootkatensis)
  • Materials: essential oils (fide HerbSpices, as Chamaecyparis nootkatensis; Monog Cupressaceae, as Xanthocyparis nootkatensis)
  • Materials: 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 A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees. (Mult Glossary Trees)
  3. Little, D. P. 2006. Evolution and circumscription of the true cypresses (Cupressaceae: Cupressus) Syst. Bot. 31:474.
  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.

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.

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=12663. Accessed 24 June 2018.