USDA ARS United States Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville Area

Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN)

  GRIN Taxonomy for Plants
Jump to common names  Jump to economic impacts  Jump to distribution  Jump to references  Jump to links to other online resources  Jump to images

***Please tell us why you value GRIN Taxonomy***

Taxon: Pinus gerardiana Wall. ex D. Don

Genus: Pinus subgenus: Strobus section: Quinquefoliae subsection: Gerardianae
Family: Pinaceae.
Nomen number: 28450
Place of publication: A. B. Lambert, Descr. Pinus ed. 3, 2:144, t. 79. 1832 (N. Wallich, Numer. List 207, no. 6064. 1831-1832, nom. nud.)
Name verified on: 16-May-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 29-Jun-2009
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.


Common names:

  • chilghoza pine   (Source: Zander ed17 ) – English
  • chilgoza pine   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – English
  • Gerard's pine   (Source: Pines ) – English
  • Gerards Kiefer   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German
More:

Economic importance:

More:

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Afghanistan [n.e.]
    China: China - Xizang [s.]
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India - Jammu and Kashmir; Pakistan [n.]

References:

  • Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage.
  • Farjon, A. 1984. Pines, drawings and descriptions of the genus Pinus. 79.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource).
  • Krüssmann, G. 1985. Manual of cultivated conifers (English translation of Die Nadelgeholze, ed. 2. 1983).
  • Little, E. L., Jr. 1949. Lambert's "A Description of the genus Pinus". Madroño 10:45.
  • Mirov, N. T. 1967. The genus Pinus. 275, 278.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants.
  • Rosengarten, F. 1984. The book of edible nuts.
  • Silba, J. 1986. Encyclopaedia Coniferae. Phytologia Mem. 8:143. [= P. gerardiana Wall. ex D. Don].
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
More:

Check other web resources for Pinus gerardiana Wall. ex D. Don:


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.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

| USDA | ARS | GRIN | NPGS | New Search |

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?28450 (31 October 2014)

Please send us your comments

Close Window

Ctrl P to print