cypress pine


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cypress pine

n
(Plants) any coniferous tree of the Australian genus Callitrus, having leaves in whorls and yielding valuable timber: family Cupressaceae
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Noun1.cypress pine - any of several evergreen trees or shrubs of Australia and northern New Caledonia
cypress - wood of any of various cypress trees especially of the genus Cupressus
Callitris, genus Callitris - evergreen monoecious coniferous trees or shrubs: cypress pines
Callitris cupressiformis, Port Jackson pine - Australian cypress pine having globular cones
black cypress pine, Callitris calcarata, Callitris endlicheri, red cypress pine - Australian tree with small flattened scales as leaves and numerous dark brown seed; valued for its timber and resin
Callitris glauca, Callitris glaucophylla, white cypress pine - small tree or shrub of southern Australia
Callitris parlatorei, stringybark pine - Australian cypress pine with fibrous inner bark
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The vegetation at the site was open forest comprising White Cypress Pine Callitris glaucophylla, Buloke Allocasuarina luehmannii and an unidentified species of Red Gum Eucalyptus sp., with a sparse ground cover.