SPECIES: Pinus monophylla


Pinus monophylla: INTRODUCTORY

INTRODUCTORY

SPECIES: Pinus monophylla

AUTHORSHIP AND CITATION:
Zouhar, Kristin L. 2001. Pinus monophylla. In: Fire Effects Information System, [Online]. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Fire Sciences Laboratory (Producer). Available: http://www.fs.fed.us/database/feis/ [].



ABBREVIATION:
PINMON

SYNONYMS:
Pinus monophylla Torr. and Frem. var. fallax (Little) Silba
Pinus monophylla Torr. and Frem. var. monophylla [104]

NRCS PLANT CODE [217]:
PIMO

COMMON NAMES:
singleleaf pinyon
nut pine
piñon

TAXONOMY:
The currently accepted scientific name of singleleaf pinyon is Pinus monophylla Torr. & Frem. (Pinaceae) [92,103,142,232]. It is a member of the subgenus Strobus, section Parrya, subsection Cembroides of Pinus [120].

Singleleaf pinyon hybridizes with Colorado pinyon (P. edulis), Parry pinyon (P. quadrifolia), and Sierra Juárez piņon (P. juarezensis) [15,73,118,119,121,246,247].

LIFE FORM:
Tree

FEDERAL LEGAL STATUS:
No special status

OTHER STATUS:
No entry


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