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Taxon: Pinus maritima Lam.

Synonym of Pinus pinaster Aiton

Genus: Pinus subgenus: Pinus section: Pinus subsection: Pinaster
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 28480
Place of publication: Fl. franç. 2:201. 1779 ("1778") (non Mill. 1768) (J. L. M. Poiret, Encycl. 5:337. 1804)
Comment: an illegitimate later homonym (Melbourne ICN Art. 53) that is unavailable for use
Name verified on: 02-Jul-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 21-May-2013
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME. (previously associated with 2 accessions)

Economic importance:


  • Farjon, A. 1984. Pines, drawings and descriptions of the genus Pinus. [lists as P. maritima Poir.].
  • Farjon, A. 1998. World checklist and bibliography of conifers. [= P. pinaster subsp. pinaster].
  • Jalas, J. & J. Suominen. 1972–. Atlas florae europaeae.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1993. Flora europaea, second edition.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (29 August 2015)

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