Definition of Calocedrus decurrens
1. Noun. Tall tree of the Pacific coast of North America having foliage like cypress and cinnamon-red bark.
Generic synonyms: Cedar, Cedar Tree
Group relationships: Calocedrus, Genus Calocedrus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Calocedrus Decurrens
Literary usage of Calocedrus decurrens
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1. Air Quality Criteria for Oxides of Nitrogenby Dennis J. Kotchmar by Dennis J. Kotchmar (1996)
"and for incense cedar (calocedrus decurrens [Torr.] Florin.), two O3-tolerant species. The rate of litter decomposition for all three pine species was ..."
2. Proceedings: Symposium on Fire in Wilderness and Park Management edited by James K. Brown, Robert W. Mutch, Charles W. Spoon, Ronald H. Wakimoto (1996)
"... pine (Pinus jeffreyi) and incense-cedar (calocedrus decurrens). Mean annual precipitation is 108.2 cm at Giant Forest and 105.8 cm at Grant Grove. ..."
3. Measuring and Monitoring Biodiversity in Tropical and Temperate Forests by Boonchoob Boontawee, Timothy James Butler Boyle (1995)
"Identification of locus modifying the electrophoretic mobility of malate dehydrogenase isozymes in Incense-cedar (calocedrus decurrens) and its implications ..."