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Taxon: Abies concolor (Gordon & Glend.) Lindl. ex Hildebr.

 
Genus: Abies
Section: Grandis
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 649
Place of publication: Verh. Naturhist. Vereines Preuss. Rheinl. Westphalens 18:261. 1861
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 05-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 10 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Materials:
  • Social: religious/secular (used as a Christmas tree fide http://hort.ufl.edu/trees/ABICONA.pdf,)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Oregon]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja (n.w.), Sonora]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  2. Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature
  3. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  4. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Abies+concolor&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  6. Fowells, H. A. 1965. Silvics of forest trees of the United States.
  7. Gilamn, E. F. & D. G. Watson. 1993. Abies concolor: white fir. 1-4. Note: re. Christmas tree use
  8. International Seed Testing Association. 1971. A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees.
  9. Little, E. L., Jr. 1978. Important forest trees of the United States
  10. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).

Check other web resources for Abies concolor (Gordon & Glend.) Lindl. ex Hildebr. :

  • 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
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=649. Accessed 16 July 2019.