Taxon: Pinus pseudostrobus Lindl.

 
Genus: Pinus
  Subgenus: Pinus
    Section: Trifoliae
      Subsection: Ponderosae
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 28532
Place of publication: Edwards's Bot. Reg. 25: misc. 63. 1839
Name Verified on: 26-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Sep-2008
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • smoothbark Mexican pine  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • falso-pinheiro-de-Weymouth  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • falso-pinheiro-strobus  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • pinheiro-da-Guatemala  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • pino blanco  (Source: F Guat) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: gum/resin (timber fide Ency WTimber)
  • Materials: wood (fide F Neotrop 75:127. 1997)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Coahuila, - Durango, - Nuevo Leon, - Sinaloa
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Chiapas, - Federal District, - Guanajuato, - Guerrero, - Hidalgo, - Jalisco, - Mexico, - Michoacan, - Morelos, - Oaxaca, - Puebla, - Tlaxcala, - Veracruz
  • Southern America

    • Central America: El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras

References:

  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Farjon, A. & B. T. Styles 1997. Pinus (Pinaceae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 75:121.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • 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. 8:159.
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. 1946-1976 (F Guat)

Check other web resources for Pinus pseudostrobus Lindl. :

  • 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.