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Taxon: Tsuga mertensiana (Bong.) Carrière

 
Genus: Tsuga
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 40709
Place of publication: Traité gén. conif. ed. 2:250. 1867
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 15-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 8 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Materials: wood; wood

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: United States [Alaska (s.)]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho (n.), Montana (n.w.), Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (n. & c.), Nevada]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature
  3. Farjon, A. 1998. World checklist and bibliography of conifers
  4. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  5. Greuter, W. et al., eds. 2000. International code of botanical nomenclature (Saint Louis Code) Art. 7.4, Ex. 2.
  6. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  7. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening 4:526, 527.
  8. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  9. Scoggan, H. J. 1978. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. 2:188.
  10. Silba, J. 1986. Encyclopedia Coniferae. Phytologia Mem. 8:216.
  11. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.
  12. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary.

Check other web resources for Tsuga mertensiana (Bong.) Carrière :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Tsuga mertensiana cultivars
  • 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.

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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=40709. Accessed 22 November 2019.