• Molecular and morphological studies have expanded Cupressaceae to include the genera of Taxodiaceae, previously treated as a distinct family, but now shown not to differ from the Cupressaceae in any consistent characteristics. (wikipedia.org)
  • The former Taxodiaceae genus, Sciadopitys, has been moved to a separate monotypic family Sciadopityaceae due to being genetically distinct from the rest of the Cupressaceae. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are thirty (many monotypic) genera and 142 species in the family Cupressaceae , now widely regarded as including the Taxodiaceae, previously treated as a family. (cirrusimage.com)
  • Cupressaceae is a conifer family, the cypress, with worldwide distribution. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cupressaceae is a widely distributed conifer family, with a near-global range in all continents except for Antarctica, stretching from 70°N in arctic Norway (Juniperus communis) to 55°S in southernmost Chile (Pilgerodendron uviferum), further south than any other conifer species. (wikipedia.org)
  • Molecular evidence supports Cupressaceae being the sister group to the yews (family Taxaceae), from which it diverged during the early-mid Triassic. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trees or shrubs in the genus Thuja (pronounced "thoo-ya" or " thoo-ja ") in the cypress family Cupressaceae are commonly known as Arborvitae , and sometimes "cedar", although they are not cedars. (cirrusimage.com)
  • It belongs to the cypress family, Cupressaceae. (britannica.com)
  • The member genera have been placed into five distinct subfamilies of Cupressaceae, Athrotaxidoideae, Cunninghamioideae, Sequoioideae, Taiwanioideae, and Taxodioideae, which form a grade basal to Cupressaceae sensu stricto, containing Callitroideae and Cupressoideae. (wikipedia.org)
  • Familie van coniferen die circa 30 genera (waarvan 17 monotypisch) en 140 soorten omvat, met wereldwijde verspreiding. (getty.edu)
  • In some classifications Cupressaceae is raised to an order, Cupressales. (wikipedia.org)
  • The world's largest (Sequoiadendron giganteum) and tallest (Sequoia sempervirens) trees belong to the Cupressaceae, as do six of the ten longest-lived tree species. (wikipedia.org)
  • The oldest definitive record of Cupressaceae is Austrohamia minuta from the Early Jurassic (Pliensbachian) of Patagonia, known from many parts of the plant. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cedars are coniferous trees in the Pinaceae and Cupressaceae families and are native to areas of the Mediterranean region and the Himalayas where they grow at altitudes up to 10,00 feet. (essentialoil.com)
  • Seeing through the hedge: Phylogenomics of Thuja (Cupressaceae) reveals prominent incomplete lineage sorting and ancient introgression for Tertiary relict flora. (bvsalud.org)
  • Cupressaceae) is also known as Thuja articulata. (nih.gov)
  • Tsüpresenplaanten ( Cupressaceae ) san en plaantenfamile uun det order faan a Konifeeren (Coniferales). (wikipedia.org)