Globally Endangered (EN) (Source: IUCN Red List)

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  • Scientific Names
    • Metasequoia glyptostroboides
  • English
    • Dawn Redwood
  • German
    • Metasequoie
    • Urweltmammutbaum
    • Chinesisches Rotholz
    • Wassertanne

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Recent observations

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What

Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

iyang

Date

November 9, 2016

Place

Maine, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

marystg

Date

December 4, 2016 07:31 PM NZDT

Description

I think.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

srall

Date

November 27, 2016 02:13 PM EST

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Square

What

Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

vilseskog

Date

July 16, 2014 08:21 PM EDT

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Square

What

Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

dchernack

Date

November 23, 2016 11:06 AM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

jtrftw12

Date

November 20, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

anro

Date

November 17, 2016 03:45 PM CET

Description

Urweltmammutbaum (Metasequoia glyptostroboides) im Ebertpark Hockenheim

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Square

What

Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

dunnethatbro

Date

November 16, 2016 01:05 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

srall

Date

October 5, 2016 11:54 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

robinwright

Date

October 12, 2016 01:07 PM HST

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

johnnybirder

Date

November 3, 2016 11:29 AM EDT

Description

Fast grower. This one is about 50y old. 135mil old fossils contain this species

Photos / Sounds

What

Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

anro

Date

October 19, 2016 04:21 PM CEST

Description

Urweltmammutbaum (Metasequoia glyptostroboides) in Hockenheim

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Description from Wikipedia

Metasequoia glyptostroboides, the dawn redwood, is a fast-growing, critically endangered coniferous tree, the sole living species of the genus Metasequoia, one of three species in the subfamily Sequoioideae. It is native to the Sichuan-Hubei region of China. Although shortest of the redwoods, it grows to at least 200 ft (61 m) in height.

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Conservation Summary

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