Larix occidentalis


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Noun1.Larix occidentalis - tall larch of western North America have pale green sharply pointed leaves and oblong conesLarix occidentalis - tall larch of western North America have pale green sharply pointed leaves and oblong cones; an important timber tree
larch tree, larch - any of numerous conifers of the genus Larix all having deciduous needlelike leaves
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Key words: caching behavior, epigeous fungi, Larix occidentalis, Montana, mushrooms, mycophagy, Red Squirrel, Suillus, Tamiasciurus hudsonicus, Western Larch
Arabinogalactans derived from the Western Larch, Larix occidentalis consist of highly branched nondigestible polysaccharides, composed primarily of galactose and arabinose in a 6:1 ratio.
Other larch species with similar properties to Larix dahurica and Larix decidua are Larix occidentalis (United States) and Larix leptolepis (Korea).