Cupressus pygmaea (Lemmon) Sarg.

First published in Bot. Gaz. 31: 239 (1901)
This name is a synonym of Hesperocyparis pygmaea

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 1: 1-526. BRILL, Leiden, Boston. [Cited as Cupressus goveniana var. goveniana.]
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Cupressus goveniana.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Bisbee, J. & Maerki, D. (2012). Cupressus pygmaea (Lemmon) Sargent 1901. Cupressus pygmaea is a valid species. Bulletin of the Cupressus Conservation Project 1(2): 27-33. [Cited as Cupressus pygmaea.]

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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