Podocarpus latifolius (Thunb.) R.Br. ex Mirb.

This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Africa.

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Podocarpus latifolius is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -7.77, which places it in position 806 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 8.45, ranked 342. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Cape Provinces, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Northern Provinces, Swaziland

Podocarpus latifolius (Thunb.) R.Br. ex Mirb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2008 Schlechter, F.R.R. [9542], South Africa K000552513 No
Jan 1, 2008 Taylor, H.C. [5553], South Africa K000552514 No
Dec 1, 2006 Compton, R.H. [31118], Swaziland K000287883 No
Dec 1, 2006 van der Schijff, H.P. [5446], South Africa K000287882 No
Dec 1, 2006 Compton, R.H. [31493], Swaziland K000287884 No
Nov 1, 2006 Pillans, N.S. [5297], South Africa K000287857 No
Nov 1, 2006 Balkwill, K. [4367], South Africa K000287858 No
Nov 1, 2006 Hilliard, O.M. [13314], South Africa K000287875 No
Nov 1, 2006 Rodin, R.J. [1166], South Africa K000287878 No
Nov 1, 2006 von Breitenbach, F. [1004], South Africa K000287879 No
Nov 1, 2006 van der Schijff, H.P. [4688], South Africa K000287860 No
Nov 1, 2006 Scheepers, J.C. [1246], South Africa K000287863 No
Nov 1, 2006 Scheepers, J.C. [713], South Africa K000287864 No
Nov 1, 2006 Leemann, A.C. [105], South Africa K000287866 No
Nov 1, 2006 Burtt Davy, J. [1194], South Africa K000287867 No
Nov 1, 2006 Nicholas, A. [1439], South Africa K000287869 No
Nov 1, 2006 Stauffer, H.U. [5121], South Africa K000287880 No
Nov 1, 2006 Moll, E.J. [847], South Africa K000287873 No
Nov 1, 2006 Codd, L.E. [3953], South Africa K000287868 No
Nov 1, 2006 Acocks, J.P.H. [8997], South Africa K000287881 No
Nov 1, 2006 Phillipson, P.B. [571], South Africa K000287859 No
Nov 1, 2006 Killick, D.J.B. [1645], South Africa K000287871 No
Nov 1, 2006 van Zinderen-Bakker, E.M. [2], South Africa K000287870 No
Nov 1, 2006 Strey, R.G. [6533], South Africa K000287872 No
Nov 1, 2006 Phillip, J.F.V. [s.n.], South Africa K000287874 No
Nov 1, 2006 Raiman, F. [21], South Africa K000287876 No
Nov 1, 2006 Zambatis, N. [809], South Africa K000287862 No
Nov 1, 2006 Burchell, W.J. [5843], South Africa K000287877 No
Nov 1, 2006 Merxmüller, H. [586], South Africa K000287861 No
Jun 1, 2003 Munyenyembe, P. [761], Cameroon K000338003 No
Dec 1, 2001 Elad, M. [123], Cameroon K000198669 No
Dec 1, 2001 Cable, S. [2931], Cameroon K000198675 No
Dec 1, 2000 Cable, S. [3080], Cameroon K000338000 No
Dec 1, 2000 Cable, S. [3081], Cameroon K000338001 No
Guillarmod, A.T., South Africa 28731.000 No
von Breitenbach, F., South Africa 29034.000 No
Croft, South Africa 29125.000 No
Bird, W.R., South Africa 29140.000 No
von Breitenbach, F., South Africa 29142.000 No
von Breitenbach, F., South Africa 29161.000 No
Bird, W.R., South Africa 29166.000 No
Guillarmod, A.T., South Africa 7221.000 No
Guillarmod, A.T., South Africa 7232.000 No
Thunberg, C. P. [s.n.], South Africa K000076212 Unknown type material No
Christenhusz, M.J.M., Kamau, P., Mbale, M. [6669], Kenya K000696637 No
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 6050] K001122895 Yes
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 6050], India K000553406 Yes

First published in Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 13: 75 (1825)

Accepted by

  • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 2: 533-1111. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
  • Timberlake, J.R., Bayliss, J., Alves, T., Francisco, J., Harris, T., Nangoma, D. & de Sousa, C. (2009). Biodiversity and Conservation of Mchese Mountain, Malawi. Report produced under the Darwin Initiative Award 15/036: 1-71. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

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

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