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Noun1.Dacrydium - Australasian evergreen trees or shrubs
gymnosperm genus - a genus of gymnosperms
family Podocarpaceae, Podocarpaceae, podocarpus family - gymnosperms with simple persistent needlelike or scalelike leaves
Dacrydium cupressinum, imou pine, red pine, rimu - tall New Zealand timber tree
Dacrydium colensoi, tarwood, tar-wood - New Zealand silver pine of conical habit with long slender flexuous branches; adapted to cold wet summers and high altitudes
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and kamahi (Weinmannia racemosa), with scattered podocarps (especially matai, Prumnopitys taxifolia, and rimu, Dacrydium cupressinum).
Gymnosperm taxa represented by both leaves and pollen comprise at least eight conifers including Dacrycarpus, Dacrydium, Halocarpus, Microcachrys, Podocarpus and Phyllocladus (Jordan et al.
Hardwoods Alnus spp Eucalyptus regnans Eucalyptus globulus Alder Mountain ash (a) Tasmanian blue gum (a) Beilschmiedia tawa (b) Quercus robur Eucalyptus sieberi Tawa English oak Silvertop ash (b) Fagus sylvatica Nothofagus pumilia Nothofagus menziesii European beech Lenga Silver beech (b) Softwoods Picea abies Pseudorsuga menziesii Sequoia sempervirens Norway spruce Douglas-fir (a) California redwood Pinus ponderosa Pinus radiata Dacrydium cupressinum Ponderosa pine Radiata pine (a) Rimu (b) Perishable Durable Very durable (< 5 yr.
Except for small amounts of rimu Dacrydium cupressinum, rewarewa and rata Metrosideros robusta, tree pollen is present in trace amounts.