Taxon profile


European Larch
Larix decidua Mill.

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

Scientific synonyms

Abies larix (L.) Poiret in Lam.
Larix carpatica Domin
Larix europea DC. in Lam. & DC.
Larix larix (L.) Karsten
Pinus larix L.

Other names

= Common Larch

Least Concern



outer bark

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Meria laricis Vuill.

consumer: Tetropium castaneum (Linnaeus, 1758), Paracorymbia hybrida (Rey, 1885), Paracorymbia simplonica (Fairmaire, 1885), Molorchus minor minor (Linnaeus, 1758), Pogonocherus fasciculatus fasciculatus (DeGeer, 1775), ...

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Larix decidua subsp. polonica (Racib.) Domin - Polish Larch

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 Larix decidua Mill.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Larix decidua Mill.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Larix decidua Mill.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Larix decidua Mill.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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