Japan also has three endemic plant families (Sciadopityaceae, Glaucidiaceae, and Pteridophyllaceae), and about 20 endemic genera, seven of which are represented only by single species. From Wordnik.com. [Biological diversity in Japan] Reference
Sciadopityaceae, and is a living fossil, having been present in the fossil record for. From Wordnik.com. [Museum Blogs] Reference
Sciadopitys verticillata (Sciadopityaceae). From Wordnik.com. [Museum Blogs] Reference
Sciadopityaceae are the source of Baltic amber. From Wordnik.com. [Museum Blogs] Reference
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