Pinus muricata


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Related to Pinus muricata: Pinus attenuata, Monterey pine, knobcone pine
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Noun1.Pinus muricata - two-needled or three-needled pinon mostly of northwestern California coastPinus muricata - two-needled or three-needled pinon mostly of northwestern California coast
pinon, pinyon - any of several low-growing pines of western North America
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Chloroplast DNA diversity among trees, populations and species in the California closed-cone pines (Pinus radiate, Pinus muricata, and Pinus attenuata.
It supports scattered stands of Pinus contorta subspecies contorta (shore pine) and Pinus muricata (bishop pine).
However, Grant and Mitton (1977) found allozyme differences concordant with differing growth forms of Engelmann spruce (Picea engelmannii) at treeline, and Millar (1983) found strong differences in allele frequencies associated with a steep morphological cline of two races of Pinus muricata in the pygmy-forest region.