Pinus × rhaetica Brügger

First published in Jahresber. Naturf. Ges. Graubündens, n.f., 29: 173 (1884-1885 publ. 1886)
This hybrid is accepted
The native range of this hybrid is European Mountains. It is a tree and grows primarily in the temperate biome. The hybrid formula is P. uncinata × P. sylvestris.

Distribution

Native to:

Austria, Czechoslovakia, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Spain, Switzerland

Introduced into:

Denmark

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Businský, R. & Kirschner, J. (2010). Pinus mugo and P. uncinata as parents of hybrids. A taxonomic and nomenclatural survey. Phyton: Annales Rei Botanicae 50: 27-57.
  • Christensen, K.I. (1987). Taxonomic revision of the Pinus mugo complex and P. × rhaetica (P. mugo × sylvestris) (Pinaceae). Nordic Journal of Botany 7: 383-408.
  • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Farjon, A. (2010). A handbook of the world's Conifers 2: 533-1111. BRILL, Leiden, Boston.
  • Mirek, Z., Piękoś-Mirkowa, H., Zając, A. & Zając, M (2020). Vascular plants of Poland an annotated checklist: 1-526. W. Szafer institute of botany, Polish academy of sciences, Krakow, Poland.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Businský, R. & Kirschner, J. (2010). Pinus mugo and P. uncinata as parents of hybrids. A taxonomic and nomenclatural survey. Phyton: Annales Rei Botanicae 50: 27-57.
  • Jonsell, B. (ed.) (2000). Flora Nordica 1: 1-344. The Bergius Foundaton.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Nov 1, 2009 Kerner, A. [3883], Austria K000553744 No
Nov 1, 2009 Gamble, J.S. [19395B], Switzerland K000553749 No

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0