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This species is accepted, and its native range is California (Monterey County).
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Cupressus goveniana is rated as Endangered (EN) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 0.53, which places it in position 329 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 4.06, ranked 846. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

California

Introduced into:

Juan Fernández Is.

Hesperocyparis goveniana (Gordon) Bartel appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Apr 1, 2012 Goldman, D. [2988], California Cupressus goveniana K001090485 Unknown type material
May 17, 1999 Hartweg, C.T. [s.n.], California Cupressus goveniana K000088203 holotype
May 1, 1999 Smith-Barry, A.H. [s.n.], Ireland Cupressus goveniana K001090484

First published in Phytologia 91: 181 (2009)

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Cupressus goveniana.]

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