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Taxonomy and effects of dwarf mistletoe on Bristlecone pine on the San Francisco Peaks, Arizona

Robert L. Mathiasen

Taxonomy and effects of dwarf mistletoe on Bristlecone pine on the San Francisco Peaks, Arizona

by Robert L. Mathiasen

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Published by Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, Forest Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Fort Collins, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dwarf mistletoes.,
  • Bristlecone pine -- Diseases and pests -- Arizona.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert L. Mathiasen and Frank G. Hawksworth.
    SeriesUSDA Forest Service research paper RM -- 224., Research paper RM -- 224.
    ContributionsHawksworth, Frank G., 1926-, Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Fort Collins, Colo.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination10 p. :
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17654149M

    One of the oldest trees on our planet is named Methuselah. It s almost 5, years old and it s a bristlecone pine tree. This book draws readers into the ancient world through the life cycle of the bristlecone pine tree. Its main features, habitat, and more are described in intriguing detail, including how it can live such a long time. bristlecone pine Rocky Mountain bristlecone pine (Pinus aristata). U.S. Forest Service; The Great Basin bristlecone pine (P. longaeva) has the longest life span of any conifer and is likely the oldest non-clonal tree on Earth. A stand of these pines on Wheeler Peak in eastern Nevada is known to contain several trees over 3, years old and was the site of the Prometheus tree, which was cut.

    Pinus longaeva (commonly referred to as the Great Basin bristlecone pine, intermountain bristlecone pine, or western bristlecone pine) is a long-living species of bristlecone pine tree found in the higher mountains of California, Nevada, and Utah. Methuselah is a bristlecone pine that is 4, years old and has been credited as the oldest known living non-clonal organism on Earth but. Dwarf Mistletoes. Welcome,you are looking at books for reading, the Dwarf Mistletoes, you will able to read or download in Pdf or ePub books and notice some of author may have lock the live reading for some of ore it need a FREE signup process to obtain the book. If it available for your country it will shown as book reader and user fully subscribe will benefit by having full.

      Effects of Dwarf Mistletoe on Ponderosa Pine Trees. Dwarf mistletoe affects nutrient and water flow in a tree. The parasite uses the tree's nutrients which causes a steady decline in branch and needle growth. Once foliage in the tree is not able to provide the minimum photosynthetic activity to maintain the tree, the host tree will die. Definition of Bristlecone pine. 1. Noun. Small slow-growing upland pine of western United States (Rocky Mountains) having dense branches with fissured rust-brown bark and short needles in bunches of 5 and thorn-tipped cone scales; among the oldest living things some over years old.


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Taxonomy and effects of dwarf mistletoe on Bristlecone pine on the San Francisco Peaks, Arizona by Robert L. Mathiasen Download PDF EPUB FB2

The specific objectives of this study are: 1) Determine the effects of dwarf mistletoe on the growth rate and cone and seed production of bristlecone pine in northern Arizona. 2) Determine the rates of spread and intensification of the dwarf mistletoe in bristlecone pine on the San Francisco Peaks.

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Download book Download PDF Download All Download JPEG Download Text Taxonomy and effects of dwarf mistletoe on bristlecone pine on the San Francisco Peaks, Arizona /Cited by: 3. The four infestations of western spruce dwarf mistletoe on the San Francisco Peaks, AZ.

Dark circles indicate an infestation on bristlecone pine, white circles indicate an infestation on Engelmann. pine in Arizona, New Mexico, and adjoining states.

Often co-occurs with another mistletoe, Phorodendron juniperinum, in the piñon-juniper woodlands. Western spruce dwarf mistletoe: A. microcarpum Hosts: Engelmann and blue spruce, bristlecone pine (San Francisco Peaks).

Distribution: Smallest geographic range of any dwarf. Taxonomy and effects of dwarf mistletoe on bristlecone pine on the San Francisco Peaks, Arizona. Res. Paper RM, 10 p. Rocky Mountain Forest & Range Expt. Sta., Fort Collins, CO. The phenology of bristlecone pine on the San Francisco Peaks, Arizona., Jour.

Arizona. PDF | Western spruce dwarf mistletoe (Arceuthobium microcarpum, Viscaceae) parasitizes Engelmann spruce (Picea engelmannii) and blue spruce (P. pungens) | Find, read and cite all the research. Chad Hoffman, Robert Mathiasen, Carolyn Hull Sieg, Dwarf mistletoe effects on fuel loadings in ponderosa pine forests in northern Arizona, Canadian Journal of Forest Research, /X, 37, 3, (), ().

Morphological and phenological data were used to compare A. microcarpum populations parasitizing bristlecone pine on the San Francisco Peaks, Arizona, with populations on Engelmann spruce and blue spruce (Picea pungens Engelm.) from other locations in Arizona and New Mexico.

Ronald M. Lanner. Dependence of Great Basin bristlecone pine on Clark's nutcracker for regeneration at high elevations. Arctic and Alpine Research 20(3) Robert L. Mathiasen and Frank G.

Hawksworth. Taxonomy and effects of dwarf mistletoe on bristlecone pine on the San Francisco Peaks, Arizona. Research Paper RM   RM-RP Taxonomy and effects of dwarf mistletoe on bristlecone pine on the San Francisco Peaks, Arizona.

RM-RP Ponderosa pine provenances for the Northern Great Plains. RM-RP Selection and use of snags by secondary cavity-nesting birds of the ponderosa pine. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. A small slow-growing evergreen tree of the genus Pinus that grows at high altitudes in the western United States, having dense branches with rust-brown bark and short needles in bunches of five and thorn-tipped cone scales.

The two types are P. longaeva, which lives longer than any other tree (over years), and P. monophylla, the single-leaf pinyon. A second small population of white fir dwarf mistletoe, Arceuthobium abietinum f.

concoloris, is reported from the Santa Catalina Mountains in southern Arizona. The discovery of a second population of this mistletoe in southern Arizona supports the contention that it once had a more southern distribution but has survived past climatic.

Dwarf mistletoe, a common problem in Colorado forests, predominantly affects ponderosa and lodgepole pines, although they can attack Douglas-fir, piñon, limber and bristlecone pines.

Dwarf mistletoes are parasites of native conifer forests that can cause severe damage.Southwestern dwarf mistletoe (Arceuthobium vaginatum (Willd.)J. Presl ssp. cryptopodum) infests about million ha in the southwestern United l studies suggest that dwarf mistletoes affect forest fuels and fire behavior; however, few studies have quantified these effects.Bristlecone Pine Pinus aristata.

Sku # This picturesque, cold hardy conifer makes an attractive centerpiece for the natural or woodland garden. Irregular, sweeping branches display tight bundles of short dark green needles and purplish-brown cones.

Extremely slow growing; this shrub-like tree will maintain its size for years after planted.