Catalog Number: US 1150683
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany
Verification Degree: Original publication and alleged type specimen examined
Preparation: Pressed specimen
Collector(s): P. C. Standley
Year Collected: 1922
Locality: Puerto Barrios; alt. sea level, Izabal, Guatemala, Central America
- Holotype: Standley, P. C. 1924. Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 37: 49.
Habitat and Ecology
Molecular Biology and Genetics
Statistics of barcoding coverage: Podocarpus guatemalensis
Public Records: 0
Specimens with Barcodes: 1
Species With Barcodes: 1
IUCN Red List Assessment
Red List Category
Red List Criteria
Despite decline within parts of its range, the global assessment is still Least Concern, mainly due to its wide distribution. However, the next assessment could find that this species qualifies for listing in a more threatened category.
- 2007Least Concern
- 1998Data Deficient(Oldfield et al. 1998)
- 1998Data Deficient
Podocarpus guatemalensis is shrub and small tree found in namesake Guatemala, and also from southern Mexico through Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Honduras, and Panama in Central America, to Venezuela and Colombia in northern South America. 
- ICUN Red List - Podocarpus guatemalensis; Conifer Specialist Group 1998; - Downloaded on 10 July 2007.