Genus: Metasequoia Hu & W. C. Cheng

 
Family: Cupressaceae
Alternate family(ies): Taxodiaceae
Genus number: 7510
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 4 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments:
  • • conserved (nom. cons., Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.10 & App. III) over the earlier homonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 53) Metasequoia Miki, nom. rej.
  • • all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN

References:

  1. Farjon, A. 2005. A monograph of Cupressaceae and Sciadopitys 113.
  2. Greuter, W. et al., eds. 2000. International code of botanical nomenclature (Saint Louis Code) Art. 11.7, Ex. 29
  3. International Society for Horticultural Science. International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). Note: http://www.rhs.org.uk/plants/registration_conifers.asp

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Images:

  • Cone: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Metasequoia
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/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=7510. Accessed 15 October 2019.