Aleppo pine Pinus halepensis Mill.

  • Cátia Pereira
  • Itziar A. Montalbán
  • Sandra Isabel Correia
  • Jorge Canhoto
  • Paloma MoncaleánEmail author
Part of the Forestry Sciences book series (FOSC, volume 84)


Aleppo pine (Pinus halepensis Mill.) is a medium size tree (20–40 m) that can display a shrubby phenotype when growing on harsh conditions (Eckenwalder, 2009). Female cones



This research was funded by MINECO (Spanish Government) project (AGL2013-4700-C4-2R; AGL2016-76143-C4-3R) and DECO (Basque Government).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Cátia Pereira
    • 1
  • Itziar A. Montalbán
    • 2
  • Sandra Isabel Correia
    • 1
  • Jorge Canhoto
    • 1
  • Paloma Moncaleán
    • 2
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of Life SciencesCentro de Ecologia Funcional, University of CoimbraCoimbraPortugal
  2. 2.Centro de Arkaute, Neiker-TecnaliaVitoria-GasteizSpain

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