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Taxon: Juniperus excelsa M. Bieb.

Genus: Juniperus
Family: Cupressaceae.
Nomen number: 20833
Place of publication: Tabl. prov. Mer casp. 204. 1798
Name verified on: 10-Jul-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 17-Jul-2007
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System.


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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Arabian Peninsula: Oman
    Western Asia: Cyprus; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Russian Federation - Krasnodar
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India [n.w.]; Pakistan
  • EUROPE
    East Europe: Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Greece; Macedonia; Romania

References:

  • Adams, R. P. 1999. Systematics of the multi-seeded eastern hemisphere Juniperus based on leaf essential oils and RAPD DNA fingerprinting. Biochem. Syst. & Ecol. 27:709–725.
  • Adams, R. P. 2001. Geographic variation in leaf essential oils and RAPDs of Juniperus polycarpos K. Koch in central Asia. Biochem. Syst. & Ecol. 29:609–619.
  • Adams, R. P. 2008. Junipers of the world: the genus Juniperus, ed. 2.
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  • Farjon, A. 2005. A monograph of Cupressaceae and Sciadopitys. 287–288.
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984–. Med-Checklist.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR.
  • Krüssmann, G. 1985. Manual of cultivated conifers (English translation of Die Nadelgeholze, ed. 2. 1983).
  • Mouterde, P. 1966–. Nouvelle flore du Liban et de la Syrie.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1993. Flora europaea, second edition.
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986–. European garden flora.
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Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?20833 (25 October 2014)

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