Globally critically endangered (CR) (Source: IUCN Red List)

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  • Scientific Names
    • Metasequoia glyptostroboides
  • English
    • Dawn Redwood

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Recent observations

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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savvy

Date

November 13, 2014

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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savvy

Date

October 30, 2014

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Square

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aunty

Date

November 1, 2014

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dawn redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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meurkc

Date

October 11, 2014

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Description

Vegetation survey of Pengxi River drawdown zone; Day 2 Near Park headquarters - 2 m of water

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Square

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Dawn redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

ncmns

Date

October 17, 2014 09:31 AM EDT

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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suemcgaw

Date

July 2, 2014

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meurkc

Date

October 7, 2012

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Description

fresh downwardly curving pinnate leaves, arranged oppositely on branchlets

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

msloan

Date

October 9, 2014 09:15 PM EDT

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Description

about 5 feet tall, in a backyard, gymnosperm

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jbowers

Date

October 1, 2014 04:10 PM EDT

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Description

Found in Northeastern ohio. By my front yard. 120 feet tall.

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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damontighe

Date

September 28, 2014 08:11 PM PDT

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No photos or sounds

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Date

October 2, 2014

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(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

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October 2, 2014

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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

    No range data available.