Rottnest Island cypress Callitris preissii, copyright Consultaplantas.

Belongs within: Cupressaceae.

The Callitroideae are a clade of cypresses, united by molecular data, that are distributed in the Southern Hemisphere. Most genera are found in Australasia and South America with the genus Widdringtonia endemic to Africa (Mao et al. 2012).

| |--P. papuanaMM12
| `--P. prechilensisMM12
| |--A. australisMM12
| `--A. chilensisMM12
`--+--+--Pilgerodendron uviferumMM12
| `--Libocedrus Endl. 1847MM12, A61
| |--L. bidwillii Hook. f. 1864A61
| |--L. decurrensH04
| |--L. obtusifoliusMM12
| |--L. plumosa (Don) Sargent 1896 (see below for synonymy)A61
| `--L. tetragonaD03
`--+--+--+--Diselma Hooker 1857MM12, BMF04
| | | `--*D. archeri Hooker 1857 [=Fitzroya archeri (Hooker) Benth. & Hooker 1880]BMF04
| | `--FitzroyaMM12
| | |--F. acutifoliaMM12
| | `--F. cupressoidesMM12
| `--WiddringtoniaMM12
| | i. s.: W. americanaMM12
| |--W. whyteiMM12
| `--+--W. nodifloraMM12
| `--+--W. cedarbergensisMM12
| `--W. schwarziiMM12
| i. s.: C. articulata [=Thuja articulata]D17
| C. baileyiH90
| C. calcarataC08
| C. columellarisLK14
| C. cupressiformisC59
| C. glaucaB88
| C. glaucophyllaB05
| C. hugeliiZ94
| C. intratropicaMM09
| C. leaensisMM12
| C. monticolaH90
| C. oblongaSN08
| C. roeiG04
| C. tuberculataG04
|--+--C. sulcataMM12
| `--Neocallitropsis pancheriMM12
`--+--+--C. drummondiiMM12
| `--C. macleayanaMM12
| |--A. acuminatusMM12
| `--A. pyramidalisMM12
`--+--C. canescensMM12
`--+--C. muelleriMM12
`--+--+--C. endlicheriMM12
| `--C. rhomboideaMM12
`--+--C. preissiiMM12
| |--C. p. ssp. preissii [incl. C. gracilis, C. robusta]H90
| `--C. p. ssp. murrayensis [incl. C. propinqua]H90
`--C. verrucosaMM12 [=C. preissii ssp. verrucosaG04]

Libocedrus plumosa (Don) Sargent 1896 [=Dacrydium plumosum Don in Lamb. 1832; incl. Thuja doniana Hook. 1842, Libocedrus doniana (Hook.) Endl. 1847]A61

*Type species of generic name indicated


[A61] Allan, H. H. 1961. Flora of New Zealand vol. 1. Indigenous Tracheophyta: Psilopsida, Lycopsida, Filicopsida, Gymnospermae, Dicotyledones. R. E. Owen, Government Printer: Wellington (New Zealand).

[B05] Beard, J. S. 2005. Drainage evolution in the Lake Disappointment Catchment, Western Australia—a discussion. Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 88 (2): 57–64.

[B88] Bouček, Z. 1988. Australasian Chalcidoidea (Hymenoptera): A biosystematic revision of genera of fourteen families, with a reclassification of species. CAB International: Wallingford (UK).

[BMF04] Brummitt, R. K., R. R. Mill & A. Farjon. 2004. The significance of ‘it’ in the nomenclature of three Tasmanian conifers: Microcachrys tetragona and Microstrobos niphophilus (Podocarpaceae), and Diselma archeri (Cupressaceae). Taxon 53 (2): 529–539.

[C08] Cambage, R. H. 1908. Notes on the native flora of New South Wales. Part VI. Deepwater to Torrington and Emmaville. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 33 (1): 45–65, pls 1–2.

[C59] Cunningham, G. H. 1959. Hydnaceae of New Zealand. Part II.—The genus Odontia. Transactions of the Royal Society of New Zealand 86 (1): 65–103, pl. 10.

[D17] Diels, L. 1917. Beiträge zur Flora der Zentral-Sahara und ihrer Pflanzengeographie. Nach der Sammelausbeute des Freiherrn Hans Geyr von Schweppenburg. Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie 54 (Beiblatt 120): 51–155.

[D03] Dusén, P. 1903. The vegetation of western Patagonia. In: Scott, W. B. (ed.) Reports of the Princeton University Expeditions to Patagonia, 1896–1899 vol. 8. Botany pp. 1–34. The University: Princeton (New Jersey).

[G04] Gibson, N. 2004. Flora and vegetation of the Eastern Goldfields Ranges: part 7. Middle and South Ironcap, Digger Rock and Hatter Hill. Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 87 (2): 49–62.

[H04] Haeckel, E. 1899–1904. Kunstformen der Natur. Bibliographisches Institut: Leipzig und Wien.

[H90] Harden, G. J. (ed.) 1990. Flora of New South Wales vol. 1. New South Wales University Press.

[LK14] Lyons, M. N., G. J. Keighery, L. A. Gibson & T. Handasyde. 2014. Flora and vegetation communities of selected islands off the Kimberley coast of Western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement 81: 205–244.

[MM12] Mao, K., R. I. Milne, L. Zhang, Y. Peng, J. Liu, P. Thomas, R. R. Mill & S. S. Renner. 2012. Distribution of living Cupressaceae reflects the breakup of Pangea. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 109 (20): 7793–7798.

[MM09] Mound, L. A., & M. Masumoto. 2009. Australian Thripinae of the Anaphothrips genus-group (Thysanoptera), with three new genera and thirty-three new species. Zootaxa 2042: 1–76.

[SN08] Schmidt, E. R., & T. R. New. 2008. The Psocoptera (Insecta) of Tasmania, Australia. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 65: 71–152.

[Z94] Zimmerman, E. C. 1994. Australian Weevils (Coleoptera: Curculionoidea) vol. 2. Brentidae, Eurhynchidae, Apionidae and a chapter on immature stages by Brenda May. CSIRO Australia.

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