Taxon profile


Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirb.) Franco

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Pinophyta - conifers »  class Pinopsida »  order Pinales »  family Pinaceae »  genus Pseudotsuga - Douglas-fir

Scientific synonyms

Abies menziesii Mirbel
Pinus douglasii var. brevibracteata Antoine
Pseudotsuga taxifolia var. brevibracteata (Antoine) Schwer.
Abies californica Steud.
Pinus douglasii Sabine ex D.Don
Picea douglasii (Sabine ex D.Don) Link
Abietia douglasii (Sabine ex D.Don) A.H.Kent
Tsuga douglasii (Sabine ex D.Don) Carrière
Abies douglasii (Sabine ex D.Don) Lindl.
Pseudotsuga douglasii (Lindl.) Carriére

Other names

= Douglas Spruce
= Oregon Pine

Least Concern LC



outer bark

Pseudotsuga menziesii - Coastal Douglas-fir

Author: Jakub Holec

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Heterobasidion annosum (Fr.) Bref. - Fomes Root Rot

consumer: Prionoplus reticularis White, 1843 - Huhu Beetle, Dicentrus bluthneri LeConte, 1880, Prionus californicus Motschulsky, 1845 - California Root Borer, Opsimus quadrilineatus Mannerheim, 1843 - Spruce Limb Borer, Arhopalus productus (LeConte, 1850) - New House Borer, ...

Included taxa

Number of records: 1

subspecies Pseudotsuga menziesii subsp. menziesii (Mirbel) Franco - Coastal Douglas-fir

Pseudotsuga menziesii subsp. menziesii

Links and literature

CZ EN Pladias [Pseudotsuga menziesii]

Pladias [] [as Pseudotsuga menziesii]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2020
CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirbel) Franco]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [42429]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirb.) Franco]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirbel) Franco]
Data retrieved on: 26 May 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirb.) Franco]
Data retrieved on: 25 September 2019
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirb.) Franco]
Data retrieved on: 18 August 2019
EN Pyšek P., Sádlo J. & Mandák B. (2002): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 74(2): 97–186, 2002. [as Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirbel) Franco]

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