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
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 12-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Sep-2008
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (for Christmas trees fide AH 519)
  • Human food: seeds (fide Edible Nuts; F Utah ed2)
  • Fuels: fuelwood ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Oklahoma (http://www.biosurvey.ou.edu/shrub/pied.htm)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Wyoming (s.w.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California (s.e.), Utah]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua (n.w.?)]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  2. Duke, J. A. Handbook of Nuts. CRC Press. 1989 (Handb Nuts)
  3. Farjon, A. Pines, drawings and descriptions of the genus Pinus. 1984 (Pines)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  6. International Seed Testing Association A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees. (Mult Glossary Trees)
  7. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  8. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  9. Little, E. L., Jr. Important forest trees of the United States. 1978 (AH 519)
  10. Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
  11. Magness, J. R. et al. Food and feed crops of the United States. IR Bull. 1. 1971 (Crops US)
  12. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  13. Perry, J. P., Jr. The pines of Mexico and Central America. 1991 (Pines Mex CAmer)
  14. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  15. Rosengarten, F. The book of edible nuts. 1984 (Edible Nuts)
  16. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. (F Utah ed2)

Check other web resources for Pinus edulis Engelm. :

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?28445. Accessed 22 April 2018.