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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. Last Changed: 30-Sep-2008
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 9 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

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 (s.e.), Yunnan]

    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. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. (F CambLVN)
  2. Boer, E. & A. B. Ella, eds. 2000. Plants producing exudates (Pl Res SEAs) 18:98.
  3. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  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. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols. (HerbSpices)
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  7. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  8. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated conifers (English translation of Die Nadelgeholze, ed. 2. 1983). 1985 (KrussmannC)
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  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.
  13. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)
  14. Soerianegara, I. & R. H. M. J. Lemmens, eds. 1993. Timber trees: major commercial timbers (Pl Res SEAs) 5(1):355.
  15. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  16. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=28462. Accessed 20 November 2018.