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Chapter 2 - Taxonic Classification of Pines

In the following chapters much will be said about variation among individuals or groups ofindividuals within species, or the degree of "similarity," and special terms will be used to identify these differences. Extremely large groups are recognized, but very small groups or individual trees are included because genetics and tree breeding work is done on this basis.

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Author(s): Keith W. Dorman

Publication: The Genetics and Breeding of Southern Pines - Part I. The Southern Pines