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Common name

English: Maritime Pine

German: See-Kiefer, Strandkiefer

Mandarin: 海岸松 (hai an song)

Portuguese: Pinheiro-bravo

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2611)

  Phylum: Pinophyta (34)

    Class: Pinopsida (36)

      Order: Pinales (35)

        Family: Pinaceae (18)

          Genus: Pinus (10)

            Epithet: pinaster Aiton (1)

Synonym: Pinus syrtica Thore

pinaster => species epithet derived from lat. pinaster for pine

syrtica => belonging to or growing on sandbanks

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

Flower colour: brown, orange

External links

Check for Pinus pinaster at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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