Genus: Cupressus L.

 
Family: Cupressaceae
Common names: cypress
Genus number: 3183
Last updated: 06-Jul-2007
Accession Count: 724 (619 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Adams, R. P. et al. 2009. A new genus, Hesperocyparis, for the cypresses of the Western Hemisphere (Cupressaceae). (Phytologia) 91:160-185.
  • Farjon, A. A monograph of Cupressaceae and Sciadopitys. 2005. (Monog Cupressaceae) 176.
  • Farjon, A. 2007. In defense of a conifer taxonomy which recognises evolution. (Taxon) 56:639-641.
  • International Society for Horticultural Science International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource).. (ICRA)
  • Laubenfels, D. J. de 2009. Nomenclatural actions for the New World cypresses (Cupressaceae). (Novon) 19:300-306.
  • Little, D. P. 2006. Evolution and circumscription of the true cypresses (Cupressaceae: Cupressus). Syst. Bot. 31:461-480.
  • Mao, K.-S. et al. 2010. Diversification and biogeography of Juniperus (Cupressaceae): variable diversification rates and multiple intercontinental dispersals. New Phytol. 188:254-272.
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Images:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Cupressus
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/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=3183. Accessed 18 November 2018.