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  • SPRUCE spruce-fir, a coniferous tree belonging to the genus Picea, of which there are several species, such as the Norway spruce, Picea excelsa; the black spruce, Picea nigra, &c. (see FIR).
  • ARAUCARIA, a genus of coniferous trees included in the tribe Araucarineae.
  • The extensive and valuable forests, of which 75% consist of coniferous trees, occupy 42% of the entire area.
  • Coniferous forest formations, e.g., of Pinus sylvestris, Picea f~
  • Md difficult to regard coniferous forests as a natural ecological group. At much higher altitudes, in the south-west of the Mediterranean region, forests occur of the Atlantic cedar (Cedrus atlantica).

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