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Cedrus atlantica (Endl.) Carrière
Protologue : Traité Gén. Conif. : 285 (1855)
Information on the genus : Cedrus
Basionym : Pinus atlantica Endl.
Status for NA : accepted (endemic)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cedrus libani subsp. atlantica (Endl.) Batt. & Trab.
 Cedrus libanotica subsp. atlantica (Endl.) Jahand. & Maire
 Pinus atlantica Endl. (1847)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cedrus argentea Renou
=*Cedrus libani auct. non A. Richard
=Cedrus libanotica auct. Afr. N. non Link
=Cedrus libanotica var. glauca Carrière (1855) (=forma)
=*Pinus cedrus auct. non L.
=Pinus cedrus var. atlantica Parl.
=*Cedrus libanotica var. atrovirens Maire & Weiller
=Abies atlantica Lindl. & Gordon (1850)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Eur. 1: 40 (1964).
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 22

Bibliography other :
  • Terrab, A., A. Hampe & al. (2008). Phylogeography of North African Atlas cedar (Cedrus atlantica, Pinaceae): Combined molecular and fossil data reveal a complex Quaternary history. Amer. J. Bot. 95(10): 1262-1269Mo1
1 Publishing with lectotypification
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