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Taxon: Pinus occidentalis Sw.

 
Genus: Pinus
Subgenus: Pinus
Section: Trifoliae
Subsection: Australes
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 28511
Place of publication: Prodr. 103. 1788
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 11-Jul-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Sep-2008
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • West Indian pine  (Source: Phytol Mem) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (but forests now largely depleted fide F Neotrop 75:99. 1997); wood; wood

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Dominican Republic, Haiti


References:

  1. Darrow, W. K. & T. Zanoni 1991. Hispaniolan pine (Pinus occidentalis Swartz): a little known subtropical pine of economic potential Commonw. Forest. Rev. 69:133-146.
  2. Farjon, A. & B. T. Styles 1997. Pinus (Pinaceae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 75:97.
  3. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  4. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  5. Silba, J. 1984. An international census of the Coniferae, I Phytologia Mem. 7:55.
  6. Sprich, L. 1996. Natural distribution and current taxonomy of the genus Pinus in the Caribbean Revista Forest. Centroamer. 5:25-30.

Check other web resources for Pinus occidentalis Sw. :

  • 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=28511. Accessed 19 October 2018.