EPPO Global Database

Hesperocyparis guadalupensis(CVBGU)

Code created in: 2002-02-08

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CVBGU
  • Preferred name: Hesperocyparis guadalupensis
  • Authority: (S. Watson) Bartel


Mexico, confined to Guadalupe Island at the border of USA (California) and Baja California. Subsp. forbesii has a slightly wider distribution. There is no connectio with the French island of Guadeloupe in the Caribbean

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cupressus guadalupensis S. Watson
Cupressus guadalupensis subsp. guadalupensis S. Watson

Common names
Name Language
Guadelupe cypress English
Guadelupe-Zypresse German
cyprès de Guadeloupe French
cipresso della Guadalupa Italian