Cupressus majestica Duch.

First published in Man. Gén. Pl. 4: 326 (1855)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is SE. Tibet to China (NW. Yunnan). It is a tree and grows primarily in the temperate biome.

Distribution

Native to:

China South-Central, Tibet

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Little, D.P., Thomas, P., Nguyén, H.T. & Phan, L.K. (2011). Before it had a name: Diagnostic characteristics, geographic distribution, and the conservation of Cupressus tonkinensis (Cupressaceae). Brittonia 63: 171-196.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Oct 1, 2001 Dickoré, B. [10561] China Cupressus torulosa var. gigantea K000075101 No
Oct 1, 2001 Dickoré, B. [10503] China Cupressus torulosa var. gigantea K000075099 No
Apr 1, 1999 Miehe, G.; Wündisch, U. [94-1411] China Cupressus torulosa var. gigantea K000075100 No
Apr 1, 1999 Miehe, G. [97-08001] China Cupressus torulosa var. gigantea K000088092 No
Apr 1, 1999 Dickoré, B. [4862] China Cupressus torulosa var. gigantea K000088091 No
Dickoré, B. [10560] China Cupressus torulosa var. gigantea K000088090 No
Dickoré, B. [10508] China Cupressus torulosa var. gigantea K000088089 No
Cupressus gigantea K:SPC-73781.000 No

Sources

  • EDGE Gymnosperms

    • EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
  • IUCN Categories

    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • 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/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • 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/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images