Taxon profile


Dawn Redwood
Metasequoia glyptostroboides Hu & Cheng

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Pinophyta - conifers »  class Pinopsida »  order Pinales »  family Cupressaceae »  genus Metasequoia - dawn redwood

Scientific synonyms

Sequoia glyptostroboides (Hu & W.C. Cheng) Weide




outer bark

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky, 1853) - Asian Longhorned Beetle

Related glossary terms

living fossil

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Metasequoia glyptostroboides Hu et W. C. Cheng]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Metasequoia glyptostroboides Hu & W.C. Cheng]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [32317]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Metasequoia glyptostroboides Hu & W.C.Cheng]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Metasequoia glyptostroboides Hu et W.C. Cheng]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Metasequoia glyptostroboides Hu et W. C. Cheng]
Data retrieved on: 17 September 2014

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i species introduced to area described by check-list