Taxon: Pinus muricata D. Don

Genus: Pinus
Subgenus: Pinus
Section: Trifoliae
Subsection: Australes
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 28497
Place of publication: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 17:441. 1836
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Jan-2010
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico Baja Norte
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States California

  • Cultivated


  • Farjon, A. & B. T. Styles 1997. Pinus (Pinaceae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 75:184.
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • International Seed Testing Association A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees. (Mult Glossary Trees)
  • Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

Check other web resources for Pinus muricata D. Don :


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image