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Cupressus

Pinopsida - Pinales - Cupressaceae

Taxonomy
Cupressus was named by Linnaei (1760). It is extant.

It was assigned to Cupressaceae by Axelrod (1939).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1760Cupressus Linnaei p. 1002
1939Cupressus Axelrod p. 86 figs. Plate 6, figures 2, 3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
superphylumTracheophyta
Pteridobiotina
superphylumCycadophytanae
phylumPinophyta
RankNameAuthor
classPinopsidaBurnett 1833
orderPinalesDumortier 1829
familyCupressaceaeMartynov 1820
genusCupressusLinnaei 1760

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available