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Taxon: Pinus elliottii Engelm.

Genus: Pinus subgenus: Pinus section: Trifoliae subsection: Australes
Family: Pinaceae.
Nomen number: 28447
Place of publication: Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 4:186, t. 1-3. 1880
Name verified on: 28-Apr-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 30-Sep-2008
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System.


See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • American pitch pine   (Source: Ency WTimber ) – English
  • longleaf pitch pine   (Source: Ency WTimber ) – English
  • slash pine   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • South Florida slash pine   (Source: F Neotrop 75:94.1997) – English   [Pinus elliottii var. densa]
  • swamp pine   (Source: AH 519 ) – English
  • basden   (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001 ) – Afrikaans
  • shi di song   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • pino di Elliot   (Source: Mult Glossary Trees ) – Italian
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Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
      Naturalized:
  • AFRICA
    Southern Africa: South Africa
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

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.
  • Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Farjon, A. & B. T. Styles. 1997. Pinus (Pinaceae). Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 75:91. [var. densa].
  • Fowells, H. A. 1965. Silvics of forest trees of the United States.
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. 2003. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.
  • Henderson, L. 2001. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12.
  • 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].
  • 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).
  • Silba, J. 1986. Encyclopaedia Coniferae. Phytologia Mem. 8:141.
  • Weber, E. 2003. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
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Check other web resources for Pinus elliottii Engelm.:


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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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?28447 (19 April 2014)

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