Genus:
Pinus L.

Pinus tropicalis Morelet

This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Cuba (incl. Island de la Juventud).

[EDGE]

Forest, F. et al. 2018. Gymnosperms on the EDGE. Scientific Reports 8: 6053. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-24365-4.

Conservation
Pinus tropicalis is rated as Vulnerable (VU) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -0.97, which places it in position 410 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 7.58, ranked 328. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Cuba

Pinus tropicalis Morelet appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Nov 8, 1994 Wright, C. [3189], Cuba K000287569 isolectotype Yes
Dec 1, 1993 Clinton-Baker, H. [s.n.], Cuba K000341321 No
Dec 1, 1993 Christy, G.H. [s.n.], Cuba K000341331 No
Jan 1, 1993 Shafer, J.A. [425], Cuba K000341322 No
Ekman, E.L. [12385], Cuba K000341323 No

First published in Rev. Hort. Côte d'Or, sér. 4, 1: 106 (1855)

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • 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.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

  • EDGE Gymnosperms

    EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0