Cryptomeria japonica (Thunb. ex L.f.) D.Don

  • Family : TAXODIACEAE
  • Family (Hindi name) : TAXODIUM FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : CUPRESSACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Cryptomeria japonica (Thunb. ex L.f.) D.Don
  • Common name : Japanese Cedar
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Cultivated
  • Comments / notes : Introduced in the hills in India
  • Reproductive stages : February
  • Distribution :
    • Odisha : Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district)
  • Native : Japan, South China
  • Conservation Status : Near Threatened (NT)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena and M. Brahmam. 1989. The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa; H.O. Saxena and M. Brahmam. 1996. The Flora of Orissa, Vol-4; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. japonica. Downloaded on 19 April 2021.

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