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Sequoia (coast redwood)

Pinopsida - Pinales - Taxodiaceae

Taxonomy
Sequoia was named by Endlicher (1847). It is extant.

It was assigned to Coniferae by Knowlton (1899); and to Taxodiaceae by Mabberley (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Sequoia Endlicher
1899Sequoia Knowlton
2000Sequoia Mabberley

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
superphylumTracheophyta
Pteridobiotina
superphylumCycadophytanae
phylumPinophyta
RankNameAuthor
classPinopsidaBurnett 1833
orderPinalesDumortier 1829
familyTaxodiaceaeSaporta 1865
genusSequoiaEndlicher 1847

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