Dacrydium franklinii


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Noun1.Dacrydium franklinii - Tasmanian timber tree with yellow aromatic wavy-grained wood used for carving and ship building; sometimes placed in genus Dacrydium
genus Lagarostrobus, Lagarostrobus - genus of dioecious evergreen trees of New Zealand and Tasmania; similar to genus Dacrydium
conifer, coniferous tree - any gymnospermous tree or shrub bearing cones
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The co-dominant species are the Huon pine (Dacrydium franklinii), which lives on the forest edges and is one of Australia's most long-lived trees (2,000 years old or more); the King Billy pine (Athrotaxis selaginoides); the alpine celery-top pine (Phyllocladus aspleniifolius [=P.
The first British incursions into the area of the current biosphere reserve started at the beginning of the nineteenth century (1803-1804), mainly to obtain information on whaling and logging the Huon pine (Dacrydium franklinii) for shipbuilding.