Taxon  Report   6509 
Pinus contorta  Loudon  ssp. bolanderi  (Parl.) Critchf.
Bolander pine,  Bolander's beach pine
Pinus contorta ssp. bolanderi
© 2009 Neal Kramer
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Pinus contorta ssp. bolanderi
© Lucille Smith 1999 California Academy of Sciences
Pinus contorta ssp. bolanderi, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Pinus contorta ssp. bolanderi
© 2005 Dieter Wilken
Family: PINACEAE  
Genus: Pinus
Parent Record Pinus contorta
Closed-cone Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + CNPS + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Pinus contorta var. bolanderi
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ICPN: Pinus contorta var. bolanderi
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 19, 2018).

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