Japanese cypress (Chamaecyparis obtusa)

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Japanese cypress description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassConiferopsida
OrderConiferales
FamilyCupressaceae
GenusChamaecyparis (1)

Information on the Japanese cypress (Chamaecyparis obtusa) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Japanese cypress status

The Japanese cypress is classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Near Threatened

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (January, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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