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Hesperocyparis forbesii
Hesperocyparis forbesii
Tecate Cypress
Photographer: Louis Emmet Mahoney

ID: 0000 0000 0702 0249 (2002-07-09)

Copyright © 2001 Dr. Louis Emmet Mahoney

  • date of photo  Dec 1, 2001
  • latitude 33.82089   longitude -117.63880   max error distance 1654 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GEOLocate
  • location   Main Divide Road, Santa Ana Mts, south of Sierra Pk (Orange County, California, US)
  • family Cupressaceae
  • synonyms Cupressus forbesii
  • notes   Tecate cypress, Main Divide Road, Santa Ana Mts, 1.5 mi S of Sierra Pk, 1 December 2001. In bloom, note male cones and leaf structure. Local FS biologist believes this small grove is planted rather than natural.
  • contributor's ID #  Cforbesii6.jpg 20011201
  • photo category: Plant - tree

  • name change notes   May 21, 2014: TJM1 name Cupressus forbesii changed to TJM2 name Hesperocyparis forbesii . (University & Jepson Herbaria)

  • common names   Tecate Cypress (USDA )
  • Look for Jepson Manual treatments, maps (University & Jepson Herbaria)
  • View Calflora record for Hesperocyparis forbesii
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Louis Emmet Mahoney    May 30, 2009

    Action: changed name from "Cupressus forbesii" to "Callitropsis forbesii "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Change nomenclature to Callitropsis forbesii following Little et al: American Journal of Botany. 2004;91:1872-1881."

    2. Reviewed by Michael Frankis    Aug 18, 2011

    Action: changed name from "Callitropsis forbesii" to "Cupressus forbesii "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Update taxonomy (New Phytologist 188 (1): 254-272, 2010)"

    Using this photo   The thumbnail photo (128x192 pixels) on this page may be freely used for personal or academic purposes without prior permission under the Fair Use provisions of US copyright law as long as the photo is clearly credited with © 2001 Dr. Louis Emmet Mahoney. For other uses, or if you have questions, contact Dr. Louis Emmet Mahoney pooka2[AT] (Replace the [AT] with the @ symbol before sending an email.)


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