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Pinus peuce (Macedonian pine; Balkan pine)

Synonyms: Pinus cembra var. fruticosa; Pinus excelsa var. peuce; Strobus peuce
Language: Dut; Fre; Ger; Hrv, Srp; Hun; Ita

Wikipedia Abstract

Pinus peuce (Macedonian pine) (Macedonian: Молика, Molika) is a species of pine native to the mountains of Macedonia, Bulgaria, Albania, Montenegro, Kosovo, the extreme southwest of Serbia, and the extreme north of Greece, growing typically at (600-) 1,000-2,200 (-2,300) m altitude. It often reaches the alpine tree line in this area.
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Attributes

Allergen Potential [1]  Medium-Low
Leaf Type [2]  Evergreen
Structure [2]  Tree

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
ETHNIKOS DRYMOS PRESPON 65762 Greece  
KORYFES OROUS VORA 99917 Greece  
ORI VARNOUNTA 15016 Greece  
OROS VORAS 196334 Greece  
Pen Llyn a`r Sarnau/ Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau 360832 Wales, United Kingdom
Pirin 99722 Bulgaria  
Rila 200269 Bulgaria  
Tzentralen Balkan 177099 Bulgaria  
Vitosha 67608 Bulgaria  

Emblem of

Macedonia

Distribution

Albania; W Bulgaria; Macedonia; N Greece; Serbia TDWG: 13 ALB GRC YUG-MA YUG-SE; SE Europe: Albania; W Bulgaria; Macedonia; N Greece; Serbia. TDWG: 13 ALB GRC YUG-MA YUG-SE;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Derived from Allergy-Free Gardening OPALS™, Thomas Leo Ogren (2000) 2Kattge, J. et al. (2011b) TRY - a global database of plant traits Global Change Biology 17:2905-2935
Protected Areas provided by Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955 GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
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