EPPO Global Database

Metasequoia glyptostroboides(MEQGL)

Overview
Last modification: 2003-05-13

Basic information
  • EPPO code: MEQGL
  • Preferred name: Metasequoia glyptostroboides
  • Authority: Hu & Cheng

Notes

Central China. Thought to be extinct till rediscovered in 1948. Now widely planted in China, and in botanical gardens throughout the world


Common names
Name Language
китайски бор Bulgarian
метасеквоя Bulgarian
secoya de l'alba Catalan
metasekvoje čínská Czech
vandgran Danish
chinesischer Urweltmammutbaum German
chinesische Sumpfzypresse German
Urweltmammutbaum German
dawn redwood English
leño rojo oriental Spanish
metasequoia Spanish
métaséquoia French
métaséquoia du Sichuan French
séquoia de Chine French
ősmamutfenyő Hungarian
metasequoia Italian
メタセコイア Japanese
metasekoiya Japanese
Chinese sequoia Dutch
metasekwoja chińska Polish
metasequóia Portuguese
метасекойя рассеченошишечная Russian
metasekvoja čínska Slovak
metasekvoja Slovene
kinesisk sekvoja Swedish
метасеквойя гліптостробусовидна Ukrainian
shuǐ shān Chinese
水杉 Chinese