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Taxon: Pinus contorta Douglas ex Loudon var. latifolia Engelm. ex S. Watson

Genus: Pinus subgenus: Pinus section: Trifoliae subsection: Contortae
Family: Pinaceae.
Nomen number: 28436
Place of publication: S. Watson et al., Botany [fortieth parallel] 331. 1871 (in C. King, U.S. geol. explor. 40th Parallel vol. 5)
Name verified on: 29-May-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 17-Nov-2011
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

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Common names:

  • lodgepole pine   (Source: AH 519 ) – English
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Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Subarctic America: Canada - Northwest Territory [s.w.], Yukon Territory; United States - Alaska [s.e.]
    Western Canada: Canada - Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan [s.w.]
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - South Dakota [w.]
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, Idaho, Montana [w.], Oregon, Washington, Wyoming
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Utah [n.]

References:

  • Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature.
  • Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. 1986–1987. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. [= P. contorta subsp. latifolia (Engelm.) Critchf.].
  • Little, E. L., Jr. 1978. Important forest trees of the United States.
  • Little, E. L., Jr. 1979. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Pinus contorta Douglas ex Loudon var. latifolia Engelm. ex S. Watson:

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • 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

Check other databases for images:

  • Google Images 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?28436 (23 July 2014)

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