Genus:
Juniperus L.

Juniperus scopulorum Sarg.

This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Canada to N. Mexico.

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Juniperus scopulorum is rated as Least Concerned (LC) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -8.6, which places it in position 1056 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 3.66, ranked 1011. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Alberta, Arizona, British Columbia, Colorado, Idaho, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming

Juniperus scopulorum Sarg. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Apr 1, 2012 Goldman, D.H. [3388], Canada K000554678 No
Dec 1, 1999 Wooton, E.O. [336] K000088550 No
Jul 1, 1999 Lyall, D. [1] K000075256 No
Jul 1, 1999 McCalla, W.C. [2444], Canada K000088562 No
Jul 1, 1999 Gates, R.R. [s.n.], Canada K000088563 No
Jul 1, 1999 McKelvey, S.D. [9] K000088558 No
Jul 1, 1999 Halse, R.R. [4572] K000088555 No
Jul 1, 1999 Rosendahl, C.O. [1860], Canada K000088552 No
Jul 1, 1999 Solheim, W.G. [754] K000088538 No
Jul 1, 1999 Kirkwood, J.E. [2219] K000088543 No
Jul 1, 1999 Kirkwood, J.E. [2168] K000088541 No
Jul 1, 1999 Collier, D. [42] K000088546 No
Jul 1, 1999 Zeller, S.M. [756] K000088549 No
Jul 1, 1999 Metcalfe, O.B. [380] K000088545 No
Jul 1, 1999 Jones, M.E. [77] K000088526 No
Jul 1, 1999 Jones, M.E. [484] K000088527 No
Jul 1, 1999 Clokey, I.W. [8260] K000088525 No
Jul 1, 1999 Irvine, F.R. [654] K000088529 No
Jul 1, 1999 Nelson, A. [s.n.] K000088532 No
Jul 1, 1999 Barkley, F.A. [2686] K000088537 No
Jul 1, 1999 St. John, H. [7868] K000088536 No
Jul 1, 1999 Lyall, D. [s.n.] K000088561 No
Jul 1, 1999 Rehder, A. [572] K000088553 No
Jul 1, 1999 Fendler, A. [835], New Mexico K000088540 lectotype Yes
Jul 1, 1999 Purpus, C.A. [6122] K000088531 No
Jul 1, 1999 Hartman, C.V. [309], Mexico K000088610 No
Jul 1, 1999 Hitchcock, C.L. [1679] K000088535 No
Jul 1, 1999 Heller, A.A. [11056] K000088524 No
Jul 1, 1999 Sandberg, J.H. [1471] K000088523 No
Jul 1, 1999 Saunders, W. [s.n.], Canada K000088539 No
Jul 1, 1999 Moir, T.R.G. [197], Canada K000088559 No
Jul 1, 1999 Palmer, E.J. [38068] K000088521 No
Jul 1, 1999 Nelson, A. [s.n.] K000088548 No
Jul 1, 1999 Rydberg, P.A. [3541] K000088533 No
Jul 1, 1999 Macdougal, D.T. [375] K000088534 No
Jul 1, 1999 Lehto, E. [2100] K000088557 No
Jul 1, 1999 Jack, J.G. [1032] K000088551 No
Jul 1, 1999 Kiltz, B.F. [437] K000088544 No
Jul 1, 1999 Rydberg, P.A. [1082] K000088560 No
Jul 1, 1999 Lehto, E. [21449] K000088528 No
Jul 1, 1999 Nelson, A. [10] K000088547 No
Jul 1, 1999 Leiberg, J.B. [1573] K000088522 No
Jul 1, 1999 Green, W. [45] K000088556 No
Jul 1, 1999 Clokey, I.W. [7821] K000088530 No
Jul 1, 1999 Rehder, A. [618] K000088554 No
Jul 1, 1999 Townsend, C.H.T. [370], Mexico K000088608 No
Jul 1, 1999 Kirkwood, J.E. [2353] K000088542 No

First published in Gard. & Forest 10: 420 (1897)

Accepted by

  • Adams, R.P. (2008). Junipers of the World: The genus Juniperus ed. 2: 1-402. Trafford publishing Co., Vancouver.
  • Adams, R.P. (2011). Juniperus virginiana in the Serranias del Burro mountains, Coahuila, Mexico: a Pleistocene relict Phytologia 93: 168-173.
  • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
  • Larson, J., Reif, B., Nelson, B.E. & Hartman, R.L. (2014). Floristic studies in North Central New Mexico, U.S.A. the Sange de Cristo mountains Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 8: 271-303.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Adams, R.P. (2008). Junipers of the World: The genus Juniperus ed. 2: 1-402. Trafford publishing Co., Vancouver.
  • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.

  • EDGE Gymnosperms

    EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 2022. 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