Taxon: Pinus caribaea Morelet

 
Genus: Pinus
  Subgenus: Pinus
    Section: Trifoliae
      Subsection: Australes
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 28426
Place of publication: Rev. Hort. Côte d'Or 1:107. 1851 (Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Dep. Moselle 7:100. 1855)
Name Verified on: 12-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Caribbean pine  (Source: Pines) - English
  • pitch pine  (Source: Pl Res SEAs) - English
  • karibische Kiefer  (Source: Zander ed17) - German
  • jia le bi song  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Quintana Roo
  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Bahamas; Cuba
    • Central America: Belize; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. 1982 (F Bahamas)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  • Farjon, A. Pines, drawings and descriptions of the genus Pinus. 1984 (Pines)
  • Farjon, A. & B. T. Styles 1997. Pinus (Pinaceae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 75:85.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier) Flora de Cuba. 1946-1962; suppl. 1969 (F CubaLeon)
  • Perry, J. P., Jr. The pines of Mexico and Central America. 1991 (Pines Mex CAmer)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Silba, J. 1986. Encyclopaedia Coniferae Phytologia Mem. 8:134.
  • Soerianegara, I. & R. H. M. J. Lemmens, eds. 1993. Timber trees: major commercial timbers (Pl Res SEAs) 5(1):355.
  • Sprich, L. 1996. Natural distribution and current taxonomy of the genus Pinus in the Caribbean Revista Forest. Centroamer. 5:25-30.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image