Volume 1: Conifers

Table of Contents

The Tree and Its Environment  
General Notes and Selected References  

Scientific Name Common Name

Abies Fir
Abies amabilis Pacific silver fir
Abies balsamea balsam fir
Abies concolor white fir
Abies fraseri Fraser fir
Abies grandis grand fir
Abies lasiocarpa subalpine fir
Abies magnifica California red fir
Abies procera noble fir

Chamaecyparis White-cedar
Chamaecyparis lawsoniana Port-Orford-cedar
Chamaecyparis nootkatensis Alaska-cedar
Chamaecyparis thyoides Atlantic white-cedar

Juniperus Juniper
Juniperus occidentalis western juniper
Juniperus scopulorum Rocky Mountain juniper
Juniperus silicicola southern redcedar
Juniperus virginiana eastern redcedar

Larix Larch
Larix laricina tamarack
Larix lyallii alpine larch
Larix occidentalis western larch

Libocedrus Incense-cedar
Libocedrus decurrens incense-cedar

Picea Spruce
Picea breweriana Brewer spruce
Picea engelmannii Engelmann spruce
Picea glauca white spruce
Picea mariana black spruce
Picea pungens blue spruce
Picea rubens red spruce
Picea sitchensis Sitka spruce

Pinus Pine
Pinus albicaulis whitebark pine
Pinus banksiana jack pine
Pinus clausa sand pine
Pinus contorta lodgepole pine
Pinus echinata shortleaf pine
Pinus edulis pinyon
Pinus elliottii slash pine
Pinus flexilis limber pine
Pinus glabra spruce pine
Pinus jeffreyi Jeffrey pine
Pinus lambertiana sugar pine
Pinus monophylla singleleaf pinyon
Pinus monticola western white pine
Pinus nigra European black pine
Pinus palustris longleaf pine
Pinus ponderosa ponderosa pine
Pinus pungens Table Mountain pine
Pinus radiata Monterey pine
Pinus resinosa red pine
Pinus rigida pitch pine
Pinus sabiniana Digger pine
Pinus serotina pond pine
Pinus strobus eastern white pine
Pinus sylvestris Scotch pine
Pinus taeda loblolly pine
Pinus virginiana Virginia pine

Pseudotsuga Douglas-fir
Pseudotsuga macrocarpa bigcone Douglas-fir
Pseudotsuga menziesii Douglas-fir

Sequoia Redwood
Sequoia sempervirens redwood

Sequoiadendron Giant sequoia
Sequoiadendron giganteum giant sequoia

Taxodium Baldcypress
Taxodium distichum var. distichum baldcypress (typical)
Taxodium distichum var. nutans pondcypress

Taxus Yew
Taxus brevifolia Pacific yew

Thuja Cedar
Thuja occidentalis northern white-cedar
Thuja plicata western redcedar

Torreya Torreya
Torreya taxifolia Florida torreya

Tsuga Hemlock
Tsuga canadensis eastern hemlock
Tsuga heterophylla western hemlock
Tsuga mertensiana mountain hemlock

Summary of Tree Characteristics
Checklist of Insects and Mites
Checklist of Organisms Causing Tree Diseases
Checklist of Birds
Checklist of Mammals
Index of Authors and Tree Species

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