Pinus flexilis tree, Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, USA
Pinus flexilis cones, Pike and San Isabel National Forests, Colorado, USA
The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Pinus flexilis is listed as Least Concern.

Taxonavigation

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Taxonavigation: Pinales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Tracheophyta
Divisio: Pinophyta
Classis: Pinopsida
Ordo: Pinales

Familia: Pinaceae
Genus: Pinus
Subgenus: P. subg. Strobus
Sectio: P. sect. Quinquefoliae
Subsectio: P. subsect. Strobus
Species: Pinus flexilis

Name

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Pinus flexilis E.James, in W.H.Keating, Narrat. Exp. St. Peter's River 2: 35 (1824).

Synonyms

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  • Homotypic
    • Apinus flexilis (E.James) Rydb., Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 32: 598 (1905).
    • Pinus cembra var. flexilis (E.James) F.Sanders, Gard. Chron., n.s., 2: 735 (1874).
  • Heterotypic
    • Pinus flexilis var. alpina Silba, J. Int. Conifer Preserv. Soc. 7: 30 (2000).
    • Pinus flexilis subsp. alpina (Silba) Silba, J. Int. Conifer Preserv. Soc. 16: 22 (2009).
    • Pinus flexilis var. callahanii Silba, J. Int. Conifer Preserv. Soc. 7: 30 (2000).
    • Pinus flexilis subsp. callahanii (Silba) Silba, J. Int. Conifer Preserv. Soc. 16: 22 (2009).
    • Pinus flexilis var. macrocarpa Engelm., J.J.Rothrock, Rep. U.S. Geogr. Surv., Wheeler 6(Botany): 258 (1878 publ. 1879).
    • Pinus flexilis var. megalocarpa Sudw., Bull. Div. Forest. U.S.D.A. 14: 16 (1897).
    • Pinus flexilis var. serrulata Engelm., in J.J.Rothrock, Rep. U.S. Geogr. Surv., Wheeler 6(Botany): 258 (1878 publ. 1879).
    • Pinus lambertiana var. brevifolia Hook, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 162 (1838).
    • Pinus novaemexicana P.Landry, Phytologia 65: 479 (1989).

Distribution

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Native distribution areas:
  • Northern America
    • Western Canada
      • Alberta, British Columbia.
    • Northwestern U.S.A.
      • Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Wyoming.
    • North-Central U.S.A.
      • Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota.
    • Southwestern U.S.A.
      • Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah.
    • South-Central U.S.A.
      • New Mexico.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

References

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Additional references

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Vernacular names

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العربية: صنوبر منحني
català: Pi Limber
čeština: Borovice ohebná
Deutsch: Biegsame Kiefer
English: Limber Pine
español: Pino huyoco
eesti: Kaljumänd
فارسی: کاج نرم‌سوزن
français: Pin flexible
magyar: Nevadai cirbolyafenyő
íslenska: Sveigfura
перем коми: Лунвыв-рытвыв чочком пожум
Diné bizaad: Naatsisʼáán bińdíshchííʼ
polski: Sosna giętka
русский: Сосна мягкая
Tiếng Việt: Thông Limber
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