Published in Dict. Class. Hist. Nat. 1: 512 in 1822. Also published in Descr. Pinus v.2 t.5 p.12 in 1824 and in ed.3 #53 in 1932
Baron Langsdorff the Russian Consul General in the Brazils was so kind as to send me some years ago a few seeds of the Brazilian Pine, from which I was fortunate in raising one plant, which is now eight feet high and very luxuriant.
Synonym of Araucaria angustifolia (Bertol.) Kuntze