Genus: Pseudotsuga

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Pseudotsuga Carrière, Traité Conif. ed. 2., 256. 1867. Abietia A.H. Kent, Veitch’s Manual Conif., ed. 2. 474. 1900. TYPE: Pseudotsuga douglasii (Sabine ex D. Don) Carrière nom. illeg. (=Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirb.) Franco).

Key to the species of Pseudotsuga


List of Pseudotsuga Species

References to Pseudotsuga

  • Allen, G. S. 1941. Light and temperature as factors in the germination of the seed of Douglas fir (Pseudotsuga taxifolia (Lamb.) Britt.). Forest. Chron. 17: 99-109.
  • Doyle, J. 1926. The ovule of Larix and Pseudotsuga. Proc. Roy. Irish Acad. 37: 170-80.
  • Doyle, J.; O'Leary, M. 1935. Pollination in Tsuga, Cedrus, Pseudotsuga, and Larix. Sci. Proc. Roy. Dublin Soc. 24: 43-62.
  • Issac, L. A. 1938. Factors affecting establishment of douglas fir seedlings.
  • Issac, L. A. 1943. Reproductive habits of douglas fir. Charles Lathrop Pack Forestry Found., Washington, D.C..
  • Orr-Ewing, A. L. 1957. Possible occurrence of viable unfertilized seeds in Douglas fir. Forest Sci. 3: 243-8.
  • Pillai, A. 1964. Root apical organization in gymnosperms- some conifers. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 91: 1-13.
  • Pitel, J. A.; Durzan, D. J. 1978. Chromosomal proteins of conifers. 1. Comparison of histones and nonhistone chromosomal proteins from dry seeds of conifers. Canad. J. Bot. 56(16): 1915-27.
  • Wei, X. X.; Wang, X. Q. 2003. Phylogenetic split of Larix: evidence from paternally inherited cpDNA trnT-trnF region. Pl. Syst. Evol. 239: 67-77.
  • White, E. E.; Watkins, R. F.; Fowler, D. P. 1993. Comparative restriction site maps of chloroplast DNA of Picea abies, Picea glauca, Picea mariana, and Picea sitchensis. Canad. J. Forest Res. 23: 427-35. (Also Pinus & Pseudotsuga)
  • Wright, J. W. 1953. Pollen dispersion studies: some practical applications. J. Forest. 51: 114-8.
  • Wright, J. W. 1952. Pollen dispersion of some forest trees.