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This species is accepted, and its native range is Malawi (Mt. Mulanje) to S. Africa.

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Widdringtonia nodiflora is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -7.85, which places it in position 814 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 7.82, ranked 357. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Cape Provinces, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Northern Provinces, Zimbabwe

Widdringtonia nodiflora (L.) Powrie appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Apr 1, 2010 Cowell, C. [1673], South Africa K000554574
May 1, 2002 Gavhi, P.M. [EVW407], South Africa K000075293
Oct 1, 2001 Wallich, Dr. [s.n.], South Africa K000075280 lectotype
Jun 19, 1997 Kotje, K. K. [7048], South Africa K000076218 isotype
Jun 19, 1997 Kotje, K. K. [7048], South Africa K000089053 holotype
Jun 18, 1997 Sanderson [2011], South Africa K000089040 holotype
Jun 18, 1997 Fourcade, H.G. [2293], South Africa K000089039
Jun 17, 1997 Mahon, J. [s.n.], Zimbabwe K000076219 holotype
Jun 17, 1997 Mahon, J. [s.n.], Zimbabwe K000076220 holotype
Jun 1, 1997 Chase, N.C. [8383], Zimbabwe K000089065
Jun 1, 1997 Codd, L.E. [3976], South Africa K000089031
Jun 1, 1997 Codd, L.E. [8760], South Africa K000089106
Jun 1, 1997 Garside, S. [4788], South Africa K000089035
Jun 1, 1997 Garside, S. [1287], South Africa K000089048
Jun 1, 1997 Garside, S. [177], South Africa K000089094
Jun 1, 1997 Chapman, J.D. [307], Malawi K000088975
Jun 1, 1997 Galpin, E.E. [14225], South Africa K000089052
Jun 1, 1997 Galpin, E.E. [11698], South Africa K000089030
Jun 1, 1997 Marsh, J.A. [1167], South Africa K000089038
Jun 1, 1997 Marsh, J.A. [1332], South Africa K000089046
Jun 1, 1997 Marsh, J.A. [35], South Africa K000089098
Jun 1, 1997 Werdermann, E. [1877], South Africa K000089103
Jun 1, 1997 Werdermann, E. [417], South Africa K000089099
Jun 1, 1997 Burchell, W.J. [5588], South Africa K000089041
Jun 1, 1997 Burchell, W.J. [4688], South Africa K000089042
Jun 1, 1997 Rodin, R.J. [3289], South Africa K000089102
Jun 1, 1997 Rodin, R.J. [1123], South Africa K000089047
Jun 1, 1997 Rodin, R.J. [3170], South Africa K000089101
Jun 1, 1997 Rodin, R.J. [4050], South Africa K000089105
Jun 1, 1997 Kuntze, O. [s.n.], South Africa K000089095
Jun 1, 1997 Simon, B.K. [643], Zimbabwe K000089067
Jun 1, 1997 Killick, D.J.B. [2403], South Africa K000089032
Jun 1, 1997 Schijff, H.P. van der [4477], South Africa K000089051
Jun 1, 1997 Wild, H.I. [7475], Zimbabwe K000089066
Jun 1, 1997 Wild, H.I. [1407], Zimbabwe K000089068
Jun 1, 1997 Nanni, ? [s.n.], South Africa K000089104
Jun 1, 1997 Scharf, H.T. [1690], South Africa K000089036
Jun 1, 1997 Scharf, H.T. [1215], South Africa K000089097
Jun 1, 1997 Theron, G.C. [1691], South Africa K000089037
Jun 1, 1997 Theron, G.C. [1830], South Africa K000089045
Jun 1, 1997 Mullins, A.J. [s.n.], South Africa K000089034
Jun 1, 1997 Black, (Mrs.) [s.n.], Zimbabwe K000089064
Jun 1, 1997 Kromhout, F.R.O. [2], South Africa K000089033
Jun 1, 1997 Esterhuysen, J.W. [s.n.], South Africa K000089100
Jun 1, 1997 Banks, C.H. [12818], South Africa K000089096
Jun 1, 1997 Dyck, R.A. [5317], South Africa K000089050
May 1, 1997 Chapman, J.D. [5691], Malawi K000088973
May 1, 1997 Gomez, A. [4316], Mozambique K000088969
May 1, 1997 Tinley, K.L. [2242], Mozambique K000088970
May 1, 1997 Blackmore, S. [406], Malawi K000088972
Nov 1, 1996 Hutchinson, J. [4410], Zimbabwe K000089049
Sep 1, 1996 Maguire, B. [2223], South Africa K000089044
Jul 1, 1996 Hilliard, O.M. [12381], South Africa K000089043
Aug 1, 1995 Jackson, G. [1942], Malawi K000088971
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Garside, S. [4788], South Africa Widdringtonia cupressoides 26444.000

First published in J. S. African Bot. 38: 303 (1972)

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. (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.

EDGE Gymnosperms
EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
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