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This species is accepted, and its native range is Cape Prov. (Willowmore District).

[EDGE]

Forest, F. et al. 2018. Gymnosperms on the EDGE. Scientific Reports 8: 6053. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-24365-4.

Conservation
Widdringtonia schwarzii is rated as Near Threatened (NT) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -3.52, which places it in position 580 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 7.37, ranked 388. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Cape Provinces

Widdringtonia schwarzii (Marloth) Mast. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Apr 1, 2010 Adams, T. [1008], South Africa K000554572
May 1, 2000 Jaarsveld, E.J. van [6839], South Africa K000089092
Jun 18, 1997 Marloth, R. [3614], South Africa K000089093 isotype
Jun 1, 1997 Thompson, M.F. [1989], South Africa K000089090
Jun 1, 1997 Govt. Forester [9], South Africa K000089091

First published in J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 37: 269 (1905)

Accepted by

  • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 2: 533-1111. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
  • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

EDGE Gymnosperms
EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0