Pinus

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Contains 7 accepted taxa overall.

Family:PINACEAE
Common Name:PINE
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order PINALES
FamilyPINACEAE
Genus Pinus

Citation

Citation PINUS Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1000. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Pinus sylvestris Linnaeus Lectotypified by Britton & A. Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S., ed. 2. 1: 56. 1913.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Pinus clausa SAND PINE
Pinus echinata SHORTLEAF PINE; YELLOW PINE
Pinus elliottii SLASH PINE
Pinus glabra SPRUCE PINE
Pinus palustris LONGLEAF PINE
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Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Apinus Apinus Necker ex Rydberg, Bull. Torrey Not. Club 32: 597. 1905. TYPE: Pinus cembra Linnaeus Lectotypified by Florin, Taxon 5: 189. 1956.
Caryopitys Caryopitys Small, Fl. S.E. U.S. 29. 1903. TYPE: Caryopitys edulis (Engelmann) Small (Pinus edulis Engelmann)
Leucopitys Leucopitys Nieuwland, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 3: 69. 1913. TYPE: = Strobus (Sweet ex Spach) Opiz 1854.
Strobus Strobus (Sweet ex Spach) Opiz, Lotos 4: 94. 1854.BASIONYM: Pinus Linnaeus, sect. Strobus Sweet ex Spach, Hist. Nat. Vég. 11: 394. 1841.TYPE: Strobus weymouthiana Opiz (Pinus strobus Linnaeus)