Taxodium mucronatum

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Related to Taxodium mucronatum: Ahuehuete
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Noun1.Taxodium mucronatum - cypress of river valleys of Mexican highlandsTaxodium mucronatum - cypress of river valleys of Mexican highlands
cypress - wood of any of various cypress trees especially of the genus Cupressus
genus Taxodium, Taxodium - bald cypress; swamp cypress
Ahuehuete, Tule tree - Mexico's most famous tree; a giant specimen of Montezuma cypress more than 2,000 years old with a girth of 165 feet at Santa Maria del Tule; "some say the Tule tree is the world's largest single biomass"
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Luvianos (18[degrees] 55' N, 100[degrees] 18' W) is 1130 m above sea level; has a template climate and is characterized by the presence of pine (Pinus spp), holm oak and oak forest (Quercus spp), Mexican coniferous tree (Taxodium mucronatum) and Jacaranda (Jacaranda spp).
En la flora de Mexico solamente se registran 18 especies acuaticas estrictas de helechos y plantas afines y una de gimnosperma (Taxodium mucronatum) asociada principalmente a los cuerpos de agua.