Metasequoia Miki 1941 (dawn redwood)

Pinopsida - Pinales - Taxodiaceae

Parent taxon: Taxodiaceae according to E. E. McIver and J. F. Basinger 1993

See also Christophel 1976 and Hickey 1977

Sister taxa: Athrotaxis, Athrotaxopsis, Austrosequoia, Cupressacites, Glyptostrobus, Otakauia, Sequoia, Sphenolepis, Taxodium

Subtaxa: Metasequoia disticha Metasequoia occidentalis Metasequoia occidentalis

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Distribution:

• Pliocene of Japan (1 collection)

• Miocene to Oligocene of United States (1: Montana)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Japan (3)

• Miocene of Japan (16), the Russian Federation (3), United States (2: Montana)

• Oligocene to Eocene of United States (1: Oregon)

• Oligocene of the Russian Federation (3), United States (8: Montana, Oregon)

• Eocene of Canada (1: Nunavut), China (1), Japan (13), United States (31: Idaho, North Dakota, Washington, Wyoming)

• Paleocene to Eocene of Canada (1: Nunavut)

• Paleocene of Canada (4: Alberta, Saskatchewan), United States (87: Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, Wyoming)

• Cretaceous of Canada (14: British Columbia), United States (18: North Dakota)

Total: 208 collections including 220 occurrences

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