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Taxon: Pinus kesiya Royle ex Gordon

 
Genus: Pinus
Subgenus: Pinus
Section: Pinus
Subsection: Pinus
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 28462
Place of publication: Gard. Mag. & Reg. Rural Domest. Improv. 16:8. 1840
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 16-May-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 9 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • Benguet pine  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • Khasi pine  (Source: World Econ Pl) - English
  • pin à trois feuilles  (Source: Pl Res SEAs) - French
  • kashiya-matsu  (Source: Pl Names) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • ka xi song  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control (fide Pl Res SEAs 18:99. 2000)
  • Fuels:
  • Human food:
  • Materials: wood (fide Pl Res SEAs 18:99. 2000) wood (fide Pl Res SEAs 18:99. 2000)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Xizang Zizhiqu (s.e.), Yunnan Sheng]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India (n.e.)
    • INDO-CHINA: Laos, Myanmar, Thailand (n.), Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Philippines [Luzon]


References:

  1. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. 1960-. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam.
  2. Boer, E. & A. B. Ella, eds. 2000. Plants producing exudates. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 18:98.
  3. Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature
  4. Businsky, R. 2008. A reassessment of Tibetan hard pine, Pinus densata, on the basis of morphology and biogeography of the P. kesiya complex (Pinaceae). Harvard Pap. Bot. 13:1-28.
  5. Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. 1986-1987. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols. Note: = Pinus insularis Endl.
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Pinus+kesiya&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  7. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long. 1984-. Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim.
  8. Krüssmann, G. 1985. Manual of cultivated conifers (English translation of Die Nadelgeholze, ed. 2. 1983) Note: = Pinus khasya Kurz
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  11. Santisuk, T. 1997. Geographical and ecological distributions of the two tropical pines, Pinus kesiya and Pinus merkusii, in Southeast Asia. Thai Forest Bull., Bot. 25:102-123.
  12. Silba, J. 1984. An international census of the Coniferae, I. Phytologia Mem. 7:52. Note: = Pinus insularis Endl.
  13. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. 1970-. Flora of Thailand.
  14. Soerianegara, I. & R. H. M. J. Lemmens, eds. 1993. Timber trees: major commercial timbers. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 5(1):355.
  15. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. 1948-. Flora malesiana.
  16. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Pinus kesiya Royle ex Gordon :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=28462. Accessed 5 December 2019.