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Related to Athrotaxis: Athrotaxis selaginoides
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Noun1.Athrotaxis - a genus of gymnospermAthrotaxis - a genus of gymnosperm    
gymnosperm genus - a genus of gymnosperms
Cupressaceae, cypress family, family Cupressaceae - cypresses and junipers and many cedars
Athrotaxis selaginoides, King William pine - evergreen of Tasmanian mountains having sharp-pointed leaves that curve inward
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Woody plants included species of Acacia, Athrotaxis, Areca, Brachychiton, Caryota, Cocos, Callitris, Casuarina, Dacrydium, Eucalyptus, Lophostemon, Litsea, Metroxylon, Melaleuca, and Syncarpia.
Athrotaxis and Taiwania, though not included in this study, also have similar bract-scale complexes and must be considered members of the same phylogenetic group.
The Athrotaxis lineage, though not necessarily the genus itself, may also have been well established by the Early Cretaceous (Miller & LaPasha, 1983).