Agathis dammara (Lamb.) Rich. & A.Rich.

Amboina Pine, Dammar Pine

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Photo credit: Original from Descr. Pinus courtesy of Biodiversity Heritage Library - (provided by Missouri Botanical Garden) modified to provide labels.

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Family: Araucariaceae

Genus: Agathis

Category: Tree - Evergreen

Size: To 120' tall

Description: 

Mature trees have a broad emergent crown. Leaves to 5" long on young trees but shorter on mature trees.

History: 

Native to the Philippines and Indonesia.

Published in Comm. Bot. Conif. Cycad. 83: 19 in 1826.

Basionym is Pinus dammara Lamb. - published in Desc. Pinus.

Synonym is Dammara orientalis Lamb. - also published in Desc. Pinus.

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