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Taxon: Pinus edulis Engelm.

Genus: Pinus subgenus: Strobus section: Parrya subsection: Cembroides
Family: Pinaceae.
Nomen number: 28445
Place of publication: F. A. Wislizenus, Mem. tour N. Mexico 88. 1848
Name verified on: 12-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 30-Sep-2008
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.


Common names:

  • American pinon   (Source: Edible Nuts ) – English
  • Colorado pinyon   (Source: F CalifJep ) – English
  • pignolia   (Source: Crops US ) – English
  • pinyon   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • pinyon pine   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • pino edule   (Source: Mult Glossary Trees ) – Italian
  • piñón   (Source: F NAmer ) – Spanish
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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Cronquist, A. et al. 1972–. Intermountain flora.
  • Duke, J. A. 1989. Handbook of Nuts. CRC Press.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Farjon, A. 1984. Pines, drawings and descriptions of the genus Pinus. [= P. cembroides var. edulis (Engelm.) Voss].
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • International Seed Testing Association. 1971. A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees.
  • Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. [with two varieties].
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • 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.
  • Magness, J. R. et al. 1971. Food and feed crops of the United States. IR Bull. 1.
  • Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2.
  • Perry, J. P., Jr. 1991. The pines of Mexico and Central America.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Rosengarten, F. 1984. The book of edible nuts.
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora.
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Images:

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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional 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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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?28445 (29 November 2014)

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