Taxon profile


Tamarack Larch
Larix laricina (Du Roi) K. Koch

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Pinophyta - conifers »  class Pinopsida »  order Pinales »  family Pinaceae »  genus Larix - larch

Scientific synonyms

Pinus laricina Du Roi
Pinus larix var. americana Pall.
Larix americana Michx.
Larix laricina var. lutea Jaurès & Ferré
Larix laricina f. lutea (Jaurès & Ferré) Ouden & Boom
Pinus microcarpa Lamb.
Abies microcarpa (Lamb.) Lindl.
Larix microcarpa (Lamb.) J.Forbes
Larix laricina var. parvistrobus Jaurès & Ferré
Larix laricina f. parvistrobus (Jaurès & Ferré) Ouden & Boom

Other names

= American Larch
= Eastern Larch
= Hackmatack
= Tamarack

Least Concern LC


Larix laricina - Tamarack Larch

Author: Petr Vobořil

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

varietas Larix laricina var. alaskensis (W. Wight) Raup - Alaskan Larch


Links and literature

EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Larix laricina (Du Roi) K. Koch]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Larix laricina (Du Roi) K. Koch]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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