Chamaecyparis formosensis Matsum.

This species is accepted, and its native range is N. & Central Taiwan.

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Chamaecyparis formosensis is rated as Endangered (EN) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 1.94, which places it in position 82 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 16.52, ranked 175. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Taiwan

Chamaecyparis formosensis Matsum. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Feb 1, 2001 Wilson, E.H. [9764], Taiwan K000087984 No
Feb 1, 2001 Wilson, E.H. [9782], Taiwan K000087991 No
Feb 1, 2001 Wilson, E.H. [10180], Taiwan K000087986 No
Dec 1, 1999 Price, W.R. [954], Taiwan K000087987 No
Dec 1, 1999 Wilson, E.H. [9764A], Taiwan K000087988 No
Dec 1, 1999 Kawakami, T. [25], Taiwan K000087989 No
Dec 1, 1999 Wilson, E.H. [11155], Taiwan K000087990 No
Oct 1, 1996 Kirkham, A.S. [ETOT42], Taiwan K000087985 No

First published in Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 15: 137 (1901)

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 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

  • EDGE Gymnosperms

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

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • 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