Taxon profile


Lodgepole Pine
Pinus contorta Dougl. ex Loudon

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Pinophyta - conifers »  class Pinopsida »  order Pinales »  family Pinaceae »  genus Pinus - pine »  subsection Contortae

Other names

= Twisted Pine

Least Concern



outer bark

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Dendroctonus ponderosae Hopkins - Mountain Pine Beetle, Opsimus quadrilineatus Mannerheim, 1843 - Spruce Limb Borer, Leptoglossus occidentalis Heidemann, 1910 - Western Conifer Seed Bug

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Pinus contorta subsp. contorta Dougl. ex Loudon - Shore Pine

Pinus contorta subsp. contorta - 0000000001 1

subspecies Pinus contorta subsp. latifolia (Engelm. ex S. Wats.) Critchfield - Lodgepole Pine
subspecies Pinus contorta subsp. murrayana (Grev. & Balf.) Critchfield - Tamarack Pine

Pinus contorta subsp. murrayana - 0000100001 1

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Pinus contorta Loudon]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Pinus contorta Douglas ex Loudon]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [42351]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Pinus contorta Douglas ex Loudon]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Pinus contorta Loudon]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Pinus contorta Loudon]
Data retrieved on: 17 September 2014

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