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Taxodium distichum

Taxodium

by Steven D. Glenn
Excluded genus
Not peer reviewed
Last modified: 02/22/2012

Nomenclature

Taxodium Rich., Ann. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. 16: 298. 1810. Schubertia Mirbel, Nouv. Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom. Paris 3: 123. 1812, nom. rej. Cuprespinnata Nelson, Pinaceae 61. 1866, nom. illeg. (Art. 52.1). TYPE: Taxodium distichum (L.) Rich.

List of Taxodium Species

References

References to Taxodium

General Discussion

Taxodium distichum's native range extends only as far north as the Delmarva Peninsula. All reports of Taxodium in our area are thought to represent specimens persisiting from cultivation.

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