Juniperus gracilior

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Juniperus gracilior
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Pinophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Cupressaceae
Genus: Juniperus
Species: J. gracilior
Binomial name
Juniperus gracilior
Pilg.
Variety

J. g. var. ekmanii
J. g. var. gracilior
J. g. var. urbaniana

Juniperus gracilior is a species of conifer in the Cupressaceae family that is endemic to the Caribbean island of Hispaniola. It is threatened by habitat loss.

The typical variety is known only from a locality near Constanza, Valle del Jaque; var. ekmanii is recorded from Morne la Selle and Morne la Visite, although the latter subpopulation is now thought to be extinct; and var. urbaniana appears to have been reduced to inaccessible areas although viable populations were recorded in 1984 in Pic la Selle.

Source[edit]

http://www.iucnredlist.org/apps/redlist/details/42236/0