Bristlecone fir (Abies bracteata)

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Bristlecone fir fact file

Bristlecone fir description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassConiferopsida
OrderConiferales
FamilyPinaceae
GenusAbies (1)

Information on the bristlecone fir (Abies bracteata) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Santa Lucia fir, silver fir.
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Bristlecone fir status

The bristlecone fir is classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Near Threatened

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2013)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Bristlecone firs on hillside  
Bristlecone firs on hillside

© Pete Veilleux

Pete Veilleux
East Bay Wilds
USA
Tel: 510-409-5858
pete@eastbaywilds.com
http://www.eastbaywilds.com

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