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Dacrydium guillauminii

(Dacrydium guillauminii)

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Description

Dacrydium guillauminii is a species of conifer in the Podocarpaceae family. It is found only in New Caledonia. It is a slow growing shrub or small tree with roots that grow in water, and reaches a height between 1 and 2 metres. The species occurs on the banks of rivers and lakes in the south of Grand Terre. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum:
Class: Pinopsida
Order:Pinales
Family:Podocarpaceae
Genus:Dacrydium
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