Juniperus communis var. nipponica

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Taxonavigation: Pinales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Tracheophyta
Divisio: Pinophyta
Classis: Pinopsida
Ordo: Pinales

Familia: Cupressaceae
Subfamilia: Cupressoideae
Genus: Juniperus
Sectio: Juniperus sect. Juniperus
Species: Juniperus communis
Varietas: Juniperus communis var. nipponica



Juniperus communis var. nipponica (Maxim.) E.H.Wilson, Conif. Tax. Japan 81. 1916.


  • Basionym
    • Juniperus nipponica Maxim., Bull. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg, sér. 3, 12: 230. 1868.
  • Homotypic
    • Juniperus rigida subsp. nipponica (Maxim.) Franco, Bol. Soc. Brot., sér. 2, 36: 119. 1962.
    • Juniperus communis subsp. nipponica (Maxim.) Silba, J. Int. Conifer Preserv. Soc. 13(1): 7. 2006. nom. inval., without full basionym reference.


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate
    • Regional: Russian Far East
      • Kamchatka, Kuril Islands, Sakhalin.
    • Regional: Eastern Asia
      • Japan, Korea.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition