Merkus pine (Pinus merkusii)

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Merkus pine fact file

Merkus pine description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassConiferopsida
OrderConiferales
FamilyPinaceae
GenusPinus (1)

Information on the Merkus pine is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly

Also known as
Mindoro pine, Sumatran pine.
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Merkus pine status

Classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (March, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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