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Common name

English: Norfolk Island Pine

German: Norfolk Pinie

Mandarin: 异叶南洋杉 (yi ye nan yang shan)

Portuguese: Pinheiro da Ilha de Norfolk

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2634)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2572)

    Class: Pinopsida (36)

      Order: Pinales (35)

        Family: Araucariaceae (2)(family description)

          Genus: Araucaria (2)

            Epithet: heterophylla (Salisb.) Franco (3)

Synonyms: Abies columbaria Desf., Eutassa heterophylla Salisb.

columbaria => dove-coloured

heterophylla => bearing leaves of more than one kind

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

Flower colour: brown, yellow

External links

Check for Araucaria heterophylla at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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