Taxodium

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Contains 2 accepted taxa overall.

Family:CUPRESSACEAE
Common Name:BALD CYPRESS
Genus Notes:The species in this genus are also often recognized as varieties (var. distichum and var. imbricarium). In many instances, the taxa appear very distinct, while in other instances they appear to intergrade (Tsumara et al. 1999; Lickey & Walker 2002; Lickey et al. 2002; Denny & Arnold 2007; Adams et al. 2012)
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order CUPRESSALES
FamilyCUPRESSACEAE
Genus Taxodium

Citation

Citation TAXODIUM Richard, Ann. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. 16: 298. 1810.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Taxodium distichum (Linnaeus) Richard (Cupressus disticha Linnaeus)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Taxodium ascendens POND-CYPRESS
Taxodium distichum BALD-CYPRESS

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Cuprespinnata Cuprespinnata J. Nelson, Pinaceae 61. 1866. TYPE: Cuprespinnata disticha (Linnaeus) J. Nelson (Cupressus disticha Linnaeus) Lectotypified by Florin, Taxon 5: 189. 1956. = Taxodium Richard 1810, by lectotypification.
Schubertia Schubertia Mirbel, Nouv. Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom. Paris 3: 123. 1812, nom. rej. vs. Schubertia Martius 1824. TYPE: Schubertia disticha (Linnaeus) Mirbel (Cupressus disticha Linnaeus) = Taxodium Richard 1810.
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