Pinus krempfii

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Pinus krempfii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Pinophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Pinus
Subgenus: Ducampopinus
Subsection: Krempfianae
Species: P. krempfii
Binomial name
Pinus krempfii
Lecomte
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Natural range of Pinus krempfii

Pinus krempfii, or Krempf's pine, is a rare species of pine, endemic to the central highlands of Vietnam in the Da LatNha Trang area.[2] It is unusual in that it has flat needles. Because of this anomaly, it is put in its own subsection, the Krempfianae.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Thomas, P.; Nguyen, T.H.; Phan, K.L. & Nguyen, Q.H. (2013). "Pinus krempfii". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2013: e.T32804A2823769. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2013-1.RLTS.T32804A2823769.en. Retrieved 10 November 2017. 
  2. ^ Luu, Nguyen Duc To; Philip Ian Thomas (2004). Conifers of Vietnam. pp. 45–47. ISBN 1-872291-64-3. 
  3. ^ Farjon, A. (2005). Pines. Brill ISBN 90-04-13916-8.