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Taxon: Cedrus libani A. Rich. subsp. brevifolia (Hook. f.) Meikle

Genus: Cedrus
Family: Pinaceae. Also placed in: Abietaceae
Nomen number: 316249
Place of publication: Flora of Cyprus 1:22. 1977
Name verified on: 11-Oct-1991 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 27-Oct-1998
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).


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Distributional range:

    Western Asia: Cyprus [Mt. Triphylos]

  • also cultivated



Check other web resources for Cedrus libani A. Rich. subsp. brevifolia (Hook. f.) Meikle:

  • Gymnosperm Database of Christopher J. Earle
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Cedrus libani subsp. brevifolia cultivars

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: (31 August 2015)

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