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Taxon: Pinus ayacahuite C. Ehrenb. ex Schltdl.

Genus: Pinus subgenus: Strobus section: Quinquefoliae subsection: Strobus
Family: Pinaceae.
Nomen number: 28417
Place of publication: Linnaea 12:492. 1838
Name verified on: 18-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 30-Sep-2008
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System.


Common names:

  • ayacahuite pine   (Source: Websters Dict ) – English
  • Mexican white pine   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • pin blanc du Mexique   (Source: HerbSpices ) – French
  • mexikanische Weymouthskiefer   (Source: Zander ed17 ) – German
  • acalocote   (Source: HerbSpices ) – Spanish
  • pinabete   (Source: HerbSpices ) – Spanish
  • pino blanco   (Source: HerbSpices ) – Spanish
  • pino de azúcar   (Source: HerbSpices ) – Spanish
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Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Southern Mexico: Mexico - Chiapas, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Mexico, Michoacan, Morelos, Oaxaca, Puebla, Tlaxcala, Veracruz
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Mesoamerica: El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras

References:

  • Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. 1986–1987. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage.
  • Farjon, A. & B. T. Styles. 1997. Pinus (Pinaceae). Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 75:199.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource).
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • McVaugh, R. 1983–. Flora Novo-Galiciana.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946–1976. Flora of Guatemala.
  • Webster's third new international dictionary.
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Check other web resources for Pinus ayacahuite C. Ehrenb. ex Schltdl.:

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Gymnosperm Database of Christopher J. Earle
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?28417 (17 September 2014)

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