Coprosma identification key

A Lucid 3 interactive key for identifying any of the 53 species of Coprosma currently recognised in New Zealand.

The key is illustrated with 500 images of species and the features used to identify them and has a factsheet for each species that provides a list of distinct features, comparisons with similar species, description, habitat and distribution details, and references to literature.

The key can be run from the website (see below), and is available as an app for Android or Apple

This key is part of a series of free interactive keys for identifying New Zealand native and naturalised plants.

Please cite as:
Glenny, D., Cruickshank, J., Morse, C. and Rolfe, J. 2010. Key to Coprosma species of New Zealand.

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Additional Info

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Authors Glenny, David
Cruickshank, Jane
Morse, Chris W.
Rolfe, Jeremy
Maintainer David Glenny
Last Updated September 21, 2020, 09:13 (NZST)
Created February 12, 2015, 16:26 (NZDT)
Funder New Zealand TFBIS (Terrestrial & Freshwater Biodiversity Information System) Programme
Publisher Landcare Research NZ Ltd