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Pinus taiwanensis (Formosa pine; Taiwan black pine)

Synonyms: Pinus brevispica
Language: Chi; Chinese; Ger; Hrv, Srp; Rus

Wikipedia Abstract

Taiwan Red Pine (Pinus taiwanensis) is a species of conifer in the Pinaceae family.It is found only in Taiwan. It is a close relative of Pinus luchuensis of Japan and Pinus hwangshanensis of mainland China, sometimes considered as a subspecies of the former. Sometimes Pinus hwangshanensis from the mainland China are also referred to as P. taiwanensis.Taiwan Red Pine is a large tree, with a straight trunk up to 35 m (115 ft) tall and 80 cm (2.6 ft) in diameter. Needles are in bundles of two.
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Infraspecies

Attributes

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

Predators

Matsucoccus pini[3]

Distribution

SE China: Guangxi, Guizhou; Taiwan TDWG: 36 CHC-GZ CHS-GX 38 TAI; Taiwan. TDWG: 38 TAI;

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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 3Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
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