Juniperus drupacea

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Juniperus drupacea


Taxonavigation: Pinales 

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

Familia: Cupressaceae
Subfamilia: Cupressoideae
Genus: Juniperus
Sectio: Juniperus sect. Caryocedrus
Species: Juniperus drupacea



Juniperus drupacea Labill., Icon. Pl. Syr. 2: 14, t. 8 (1791).

  • Typus: Turkey, Hatay, Keldağ ["monte Cassio" ("djebel Lacara")], JJ La Billardiere s.n. (Lectotype, designated by Maerki & Frankis, 2015: FI 207064, isolectotypes: K 000089312, G 00430252).


  • Homotypic
    • Arceuthos drupacea (Labill.) Antoine & Kotschy, Oesterr. Bot. Wochenbl. 4: 249 (1854).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Europe
    • Regional: Southeastern Europe
      • Greece (Peloponnisos).
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate
    • Regional: Western Asia
      • Lebanon-Syria (Lebanon, Syria), Palestine (Israel: Mt. Hermon), Turkey.

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



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Vernacular names

Deutsch: Syrischer Wacholder
English: Syrian Juniper
suomi: Syyriankataja
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