Mediterranean cypress Cupressus sempervirens var. horizontalis, copyright Krzysztof Ziarnek, Kenraiz.

Belongs within: Cupressaceae.
Contains: Juniperus.

The Cupressoideae are a primarily Northern Hemisphere clade of conifers supported by molecular data.

<==Cupressoideae [Cupressinae]MM12
    |--+--Thujopsis dolabrataMM12 [=Thuja dolabrataLO98]
    |  `--ThujaMM12
    |       |  i. s.: T. articulataS99
    |       |         T. ehrenswaerdiMM12
    |       |         T. orientalisMH98 [=Biota orientalisLO98]
    |       |         T. polarisMM12
    |       |         T. sutchuenensisMM12
    |       |--+--T. koraiensisMM12
    |       |  `--T. plicataMM12
    |       `--+--T. occidentalisMM12
    |          `--T. standishiiMM12 [=Thuyopsis standishiiLO98; incl. Thuyopsis sauarrosaLO98]
       |    |  i. s.: C. corpulentaMM12
       |    |         C. salinarumMM12
       |    |--+--C. thyoidesMM12
       |    |  `--+--C. formosensisMM12
       |    |     `--C. pisiferaMM12
       |    `--+--+--C. lawsonianaMM12 [=Cupressus lawsonianaH93]
       |       |  `--C. obtusaMM12
       |       `--FokieniaMM12
       |            |--F. hodginsiiMM12
       |            `--F. ravenscragensisMM12
          |  |    |--C. decurrensMM12
          |  |    |--C. macrolepisMM12
          |  |    `--C. suleticensisMM12
          |  `--+--+--Platycladus orientalisMM12
          |     |  `--Microbiota decussataMM12
          |     `--TetraclinisMM12
          |          |--T. articulataMM12
          |          |--T. brachyodonJD05
          |          `--T. salicornioidesMM12
          |               |--T. s. var. salicornioidesMM12
          |               `--T. s. var. praedecurrensMM12
             |  `--+--Xanthocyparis vietnamensisMM12
             |     `--+--Callitropsis nootkatensisMM12 [=Cupressus nootkatensisH93, Chamaecyparis nootkatensisMM12]
             |        `--HesperocyparisMM12
             |             |--H. bakeriMM12
             |             `--+--H. macnabianaMM12
             |                |--+--H. forbesiiMM12
             |                |  |--H. glabraMM12
             |                |  |--H. lusitanicaMM12
             |                |  |--H. montanaMM12
             |                |  `--H. stephensoniiMM12
             |                `--+--H. macrocarpaMM12
             |                   |--H. sargentiiMM12
             |                   `--+--H. abramsianaMM12
             |                      `--+--H. arizonicaMM12
             |                         `--H. govenianaMM12
                  |  i. s.: C. abramsianaH93
                  |         C. arizonicaR-CT01
                  |           |--C. a. ssp. arizonica (see below for synonymy)H93
                  |           `--C. a. ssp. nevadensisH93
                  |         C. bakeri [incl. C. bakeri ssp. matthewsii]H93
                  |         C. forbesiiBT72
                  |         C. govenianaH93
                  |           |--C. g. ssp. govenianaH93
                  |           `--C. g. ssp. pigmaea [=C. pygmaea]H93
                  |         C. guadelupensisRJ11
                  |         C. lignum-vitaeT-W89
                  |         C. lusitanicaGP05
                  |         C. macnabianaH93
                  |         C. macrocarpaE02
                  |         C. sargentiiH93
                  |--C. funebrisMM12
                  `--+--+--C. chengianaMM12
                     |  `--C. jiangeensisMM12
                     `--+--C. giganteaMM12
                        |--+--C. cashmerianaMM12
                        |  `--C. torulosaMM12
                        `--+--C. duclouxianaMM12
                           `--+--C. atlanticaMM12
                              `--C. sempervirens Linnaeus 1753MM12, CD07
                                   |--C. s. var. sempervirensY98
                                   `--C. s. var. horizontalisY98

Cupressus arizonica ssp. arizonica [incl. C. arizonica var. glabra, C. arizonica var. revealiana, C. stephensonii]H93

*Type species of generic name indicated


[BT72] Baker, E. W., & D. M. Tuttle. 1972. New species and further notes on the Tetranychoidea mostly from the southwestern United States (Acarina: Tetranychidae and Tenuipalpidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 116: 1–37.

[CD07] Cantino, P. D., J. A. Doyle, S. W. Graham, W. S. Judd, R. G. Olmstead, D. E. Soltis, P. S. Soltis & M. J. Donoghue. 2007. Towards a phylogenetic nomenclature of Tracheophyta. Taxon 56 (3): E1–E44.

[E02] Emberson, R. M. 2002. The beetle (Coleoptera) fauna of the Chatham Islands: additions and corrections. New Zealand Entomologist 25: 69–77.

[GP05] González, J. M., J. Piñango, E. Blanco D. & R. W. Matthews. 2005. On the mass aggregations of Polistes versicolor (Olivier) (Hymenoptera: Vespidae) along the Northern Cordillera of Venezuela, South America. Journal of Hymenoptera Research 14 (1): 15–21.

[H93] Hickman, J. C. (ed.) 1993. The Jepson Manual: Higher Plants of California. University of California Press: Berkeley (California).

[JD05] Junge, F. W., M. Dolezych, H. Walther, T. Böttger, A. Kühl, L. Kunzmann, P. Morgenstern, T. Steinberg & R. Stange. 2005. Ein Fenster in Landschaft und Vegetation vor 37 Millionen Jahren: Lithologische, sedimentgeochemische und paläobotanische Befunde aus einem Paläoflusssystem des Weißelsterbeckens. Mauritiana 19 (2): 185–273.

[LO98] Lack, H. W., & H. Ohba. 1998. Die Xylothek des Chikusai Kato. Willdenowia 28: 263–276.

[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.

[MH98] Morikawa, H., A. Higaki, M. Nohno, M. Takahashi, M. Kamada, M. Nakata, G. Toyohara, Y. Okamura, K. Matsui, S. Kitani, K. Fujita, K. Irifune & N. Goshima. 1998. More than a 600-fold variation in nitrogen dioxide assimilation among 217 plant taxa. Plant, Cell and Environment 21: 180–190.

[R-CT01] Ragusa-di Chiara, S., & H. Tsolakis. 2001. Phytoseiid faunas of natural and agricultural ecosystems in Sicily. In: Halliday, R. B., D. E. Walter, H. C. Proctor, R. A. Norton & M. J. Colloff (eds) Acarology: Proceedings of the 10th International Congress pp. 522–529. CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.

[RJ11] Rising, J. D., A. Jaramillo, J. L. Copete, P. G. Ryan & S. C. Madge. 2011. Family Emberizidae (buntings and New World sparrows). In: Hoyo, J. del, A. Elliott & D. A. Christie (eds) Handbook of the Birds of the World vol. 16. Tanagers to New World Blackbirds pp. 428–683. Lynx Edicions: Barcelona.

[S99] Schousboe, M. 1799. Sur la véritable origine de la résine, connue sous le nom de sandarac, et sur celle de la gomme arabique. Bulletin des Sciences, par la Societé Philomathique de Paris 2 (31): 50–51.

[T-W89] Tenison-Woods, J. E. 1889. On the vegetation of Malaysia. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, series 2, 4 (1): 9–106, pls 1–9.

[Y98] Yannitsaros, A. 1998. Additions to the flora of Kithira (Greece) I. Willdenowia 28: 77–94.

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