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Abies concolor (Gordon) Lindl. ex Hildebr., 1861

(botanical nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Abies concolor (Gordon) Lindl. ex Hildebr., 1861: 261.
Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:
Synonyms following The Plant List (2013):

Picea concolor Gordon & Glend., 1858: 155. Basionym.
Abies concolor f. atroviolacea Cinovskis. Synonym.
Abies concolor f. aurea (Beissn.) Rehder. Synonym.
Abies concolor subsp. baja-californica (Silba) Silba. Synonym.
Abies concolor var. baja-californica Silba. Synonym.
Abies concolor f. brevifolia (Beissn.) Rehder. Synonym.
Abies concolor var. concolor. Synonym.
Abies concolor f. conica Slavin. Synonym.
Abies concolor f. globosa (Niemetz) Rehder. Synonym.
Abies lowiana (Gordon) Lemmon. Synonym.
Abies concolor subsp. lowiana (Gordon) A.E.Murray. Synonym.
Abies concolor subsp. martinezii (Silba) Silba. Synonym.
Abies concolor var. martinezii Silba. Synonym.
Abies concolor var. pendens Sudw.. Synonym.
Abies concolor var. pendula (Simon-Louis ex Beissn.) Zederb.. Synonym.
Abies concolor f. pendula (Simon-Louis ex Beissn.) Rehder. Synonym.
Abies concolor var. violacea (A.Murray bis) Beissn.. Synonym.
Abies concolor f. violacea (A.Murray bis) Beissn.. Synonym.
Abies concolor subsp. viridula (Debreczy & I.Rácz) Silba. Synonym.
Abies concolor f. wattezii (Beissn.) Rehder. Synonym.
Abies grandis var. concolor (Gordon) A.Murray bis. Synonym.
Abies grandis var. lowiana (Gordon) Hoopes. Synonym.
Abies lasiocarpa var. pendula Carričre. Synonym.
Abies lowiana (Gordon) A.Murray bis. Synonym.
Abies lowiana var. pendula (Carričre) Fitschen. Synonym.
Abies lowiana var. viridula Debreczy & I.Rácz. Synonym.
Picea concolor var. violacea A.Murray bis. Synonym.
Picea grandis Newb. [Illegitimate]. Synonym.
Picea lowiana Gordon. Synonym.
Picea lowii Gordon. Synonym.
Picea parsonsiana Barron. Synonym.
Picea parsonsii Fowler. Synonym.
Pinus concolor (Gordon) Parl.. Synonym.
Pinus concolor f. violacea (A.Murray bis) Voss. Synonym.
Pinus lowiana (Gordon) W.R.McNab. Synonym.

Colorado white fir
Colorado-Tanne, Grautanne

Distribution:

The species originates from North America, but has been forested in Japan, New Zealand and, especially, in Europe (GBIF 2020).

Biology:

     
Natural stand of Abies concolor and Pinus jeffreyi: California, San Bernardino Mountains, San Gorgonio Wilderness, Manzanita Springs, Ridge crest      
Picture from: wikimedia commons: Mitch (CC-BY-SA-2.0)
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Stages in development:

Seedling: Nevada, south wall of Maverick Canyon Young tree: California, Mount Whitney Male blossoms: cultivated specimen Cones: without data
Picture from: wikimedia commons: Famartin (CC-BY-SA-4.0)
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Picture from: wikimedia commons: Nove (CC-BY-SA-3.0)
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Picture from: wikimedia commons: Dave Powell (CC-BY-3.0-US)
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Worth knowing:

Sources:

GBIF 2020. Biodiversity occurrence data accessed through GBIF Data Portal, URL: http://www.gbif.net [online 2020.07.22].
The Plant List 2013. A working list of all plant species. Version 1.1. - URL: http://www.theplantlist.org/ [online 2020.07.22].

Publication data:

history:
Kurz Michael: 2020.07.22
not reviewed

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