pinus sylvestris

Summary

Summary: A plant species of the genus PINUS which is the source of pinosylvin. It is sometimes called Scotch pine or Scots pine, which is also a common name for other species of this genus.

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  1. Vuosku J, Jokela A, Läärä E, Sääskilahti M, Muilu R, Sutela S, et al. Consistency of polyamine profiles and expression of arginine decarboxylase in mitosis during zygotic embryogenesis of Scots pine. Plant Physiol. 2006;142:1027-38 pubmed
    ..decarboxylase (ADC) protein and mRNA transcript are present at different phases of mitosis in Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris) zygotic embryogenesis...
  2. Bansal S, Hallsby G, Löfvenius M, Nilsson M. Synergistic, additive and antagonistic impacts of drought and herbivory on Pinus sylvestris: leaf, tissue and whole-plant responses and recovery. Tree Physiol. 2013;33:451-63 pubmed publisher
    ..herbivory at three levels of intensity (control, moderate and severe) in a full factorial design on young Pinus sylvestris L. seedlings...
  3. Kuchma O, Vornam B, Finkeldey R. Mutation rates in scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) from the Chernobyl exclusion zone evaluated with amplified fragment-length polymorphisms (AFLPs) and microsatellite markers. Mutat Res. 2011;725:29-35 pubmed publisher
    ..Somatic mutations were analyzed in pines (Pinus sylvestris L...
  4. Persoh D, Melcher M, Flessa F, Rambold G. First fungal community analyses of endophytic ascomycetes associated with Viscum album ssp. austriacum and its host Pinus sylvestris. Fungal Biol. 2010;114:585-96 pubmed publisher
    The endophytic fungal communities in the hemi-parasitic epiphyte Viscum album and in its phorophyte Pinus sylvestris were compared to reveal the fungal distribution patterns in their hosts...
  5. Irbe I, Andersone I, Andersons B, Noldt G, Dizhbite T, Kurnosova N, et al. Characterisation of the initial degradation stage of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) sapwood after attack by brown-rot fungus Coniophora puteana. Biodegradation. 2011;22:719-28 pubmed publisher
    In our study, early period degradation (10 days) of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) sapwood by the brown-rot fungus Coniophora puteana (Schum.: Fr.) Karst. (BAM Ebw...
  6. Mumm R, Hilker M. The significance of background odour for an egg parasitoid to detect plants with host eggs. Chem Senses. 2005;30:337-43 pubmed
    ..e. when contrasted with a background odour of non-oviposition-induced pine volatiles. ..
  7. Heller G, Adomas A, Li G, Osborne J, Van Zyl L, Sederoff R, et al. Transcriptional analysis of Pinus sylvestris roots challenged with the ectomycorrhizal fungus Laccaria bicolor. BMC Plant Biol. 2008;8:19 pubmed publisher
    ..Using a micro-array approach, the relative abundance of 2109 EST transcripts during interaction of Pinus sylvestris roots with the ectomycorrhizal fungus was profiled...
  8. Pirttilä A, Pospiech H, Laukkanen H, Myllyla R, Hohtola A. Two endophytic fungi in different tissues of scots pine buds (Pinus sylvestris L.). Microb Ecol. 2003;45:53-62 pubmed
    ..Fungal endophytes have previously been detected in scale tissues, but not in the meristematic tissues of buds. The habitats of these fungi may reflect their different roles in the plant. ..
  9. Kuznetsova T, Mandre M, Klõseiko J, Pärn H. A comparison of the growth of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) in a reclaimed oil shale post-mining area and in a Calluna site in Estonia. Environ Monit Assess. 2010;166:257-65 pubmed publisher
    ..The height and diameter of trees were significantly larger in the post-mining area...

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  1. Bi Y, Wei Z, Shen Z, Lu T, Cheng Y, Wang B, et al. Comparative temporal analyses of the Pinus sylvestris L. var. mongolica litv. apical bud proteome from dormancy to growth. Mol Biol Rep. 2011;38:721-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To understand Pinus sylvestris L. var. mongolica litv...
  2. Janssens I, Medlyn B, Gielen B, Laureysens I, Jach M, Van Hove D, et al. Carbon budget of Pinus sylvestris saplings after four years of exposure to elevated atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration. Tree Physiol. 2005;25:325-37 pubmed
    To study the responses of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L...
  3. Kohout P, Sýkorová Z, Bahram M, Hadincová V, Albrechtova J, Tedersoo L, et al. Ericaceous dwarf shrubs affect ectomycorrhizal fungal community of the invasive Pinus strobus and native Pinus sylvestris in a pot experiment. Mycorrhiza. 2011;21:403-412 pubmed publisher
    ..diversity and abundance of ectomycorrhizal fungi (EcMF) associated with the invasive Pinus strobus and native Pinus sylvestris. Seedlings of both pines were grown in mesocosms and subjected to three treatments simulating different ..
  4. Taty Costodes V, Fauduet H, Porte C, Ho Y. Removal of lead (II) ions from synthetic and real effluents using immobilized Pinus sylvestris sawdust: adsorption on a fixed-bed column. J Hazard Mater. 2005;123:135-44 pubmed
    The purpose of this work was to evaluate the potential of Pinus sylvestris sawdust, in a continuous flow removal of lead (II) ions from synthetic and industrial aqueous effluents...
  5. Anderson I, Campbell C, Prosser J. Diversity of fungi in organic soils under a moorland--Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) gradient. Environ Microbiol. 2003;5:1121-32 pubmed
    The conservation and regeneration of native Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) woodlands is being actively encouraged by conservation agencies in the UK because of their high biodiversity value...
  6. Komulainen P, Brown G, Mikkonen M, Karhu A, García Gil M, O MALLEY D, et al. Comparing EST-based genetic maps between Pinus sylvestris and Pinus taeda. Theor Appl Genet. 2003;107:667-78 pubmed
    A genetic map of Pinus sylvestris was constructed using ESTP (expressed sequence tag polymorphism) markers and other gene-based markers, AFLP markers and microsatellites...
  7. Kipfer T, Moser B, Egli S, Wohlgemuth T, Ghazoul J. Ectomycorrhiza succession patterns in Pinus sylvestris forests after stand-replacing fire in the Central Alps. Oecologia. 2011;167:219-28 pubmed publisher
    ..We investigated the resistance and resilience of EcM fungal communities on a chronosequence of 12 Pinus sylvestris stands in Valais (Switzerland) and Val d'Aosta (Italy) affected by fire between 1990 and 2006...
  8. Adomas A, Heller G, Olson A, Osborne J, Karlsson M, Nahalkova J, et al. Comparative analysis of transcript abundance in Pinus sylvestris after challenge with a saprotrophic, pathogenic or mutualistic fungus. Tree Physiol. 2008;28:885-97 pubmed
    ..in the recognition and response mechanisms of conifer roots to fungi with different trophic strategies, Pinus sylvestris L. was challenged with a saprotrophic fungus Trichoderma aureoviride Rifai...
  9. Ivanov A, Sane P, Zeinalov Y, Malmberg G, Gardestrom P, Huner N, et al. Photosynthetic electron transport adjustments in overwintering Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.). Planta. 2001;213:575-85 pubmed
    ..197:176-183], there is a severe inhibition of the photosystem (PS) II photochemical efficiency of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) during the winter...
  10. Sterck F, Zweifel R, Sass Klaassen U, Chowdhury Q. Persisting soil drought reduces leaf specific conductivity in Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris) and pubescent oak (Quercus pubescens). Tree Physiol. 2008;28:529-36 pubmed
    ..Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) and pubescent oak (Quercus pubescens Willd...
  11. Leake J, Donnelly D, Saunders E, Boddy L, Read D. Rates and quantities of carbon flux to ectomycorrhizal mycelium following 14C pulse labeling of Pinus sylvestris seedlings: effects of litter patches and interaction with a wood-decomposer fungus. Tree Physiol. 2001;21:71-82 pubmed
    ..Mycorrhizal plants of Pinus sylvestris L. were grown in microcosms containing non-sterile peat...
  12. Dobbertin M, Eilmann B, Bleuler P, Giuggiola A, Graf Pannatier E, Landolt W, et al. Effect of irrigation on needle morphology, shoot and stem growth in a drought-exposed Pinus sylvestris forest. Tree Physiol. 2010;30:346-60 pubmed publisher
    In Valais, Switzerland, Scots pines (Pinus sylvestris L.) are declining, mainly following drought...
  13. Adomas A, Heller G, Li G, Olson A, Chu T, Osborne J, et al. Transcript profiling of a conifer pathosystem: response of Pinus sylvestris root tissues to pathogen (Heterobasidion annosum) invasion. Tree Physiol. 2007;27:1441-58 pubmed
    ..To analyze changes in gene transcript abundance in Pinus sylvestris L. root tissues infected by Heterobasidion annosum (Fr.) Bref. s.l...
  14. Shang Z, Wang J, Zhang W, Li Y, Cui M, Chen Z, et al. [Vertical variability of Pinus sylvestris var. mongolica tree ring delta13C and its relationship with tree ring width in northern Daxing' an Mountains of Northeast China]. Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao. 2013;24:1-9 pubmed
    ..was made on the vertical direction tree ring stable carbon isotope ratio (delta13C) and tree ring width of Pinus sylvestris var...
  15. Hölttä T, Vesala T, Nikinmaa E, Perämäki M, Siivola E, Mencuccini M. Field measurements of ultrasonic acoustic emissions and stem diameter variations. New insight into the relationship between xylem tensions and embolism. Tree Physiol. 2005;25:237-43 pubmed
    ..Embolism also occurred during periods of increasing xylem diameter, i.e., decreasing water tension, but the number of embolizing conduits under these conditions was small...
  16. Pirttilä A, Laukkanen H, Hohtola A. Chitinase production in pine callus (Pinus sylvestris L.): a defense reaction against endophytes?. Planta. 2002;214:848-52 pubmed
    In shoot tip-derived tissue cultures of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L...
  17. Niinemets U, Ellsworth D, Lukjanova A, Tobias M. Site fertility and the morphological and photosynthetic acclimation of Pinus sylvestris needles to light. Tree Physiol. 2001;21:1231-44 pubmed
    ..availability (seasonal mean integrated quantum flux density, Q(int)) was studied in the temperate conifer, Pinus sylvestris L., at two sites of contrasting nutrient availability. The nutrient-rich site supported a monospecific P...
  18. Koprowski M, Przybylak R, Zielski A, Pospieszyńska A. Tree rings of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) as a source of information about past climate in northern Poland. Int J Biometeorol. 2012;56:1-10 pubmed publisher
    Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris) is a very common tree in Polish forests, and therefore was widely used as timber...
  19. Waldmann P, García Gil M, Sillanpää M. Comparing Bayesian estimates of genetic differentiation of molecular markers and quantitative traits: an application to Pinus sylvestris. Heredity (Edinb). 2005;94:623-9 pubmed
    ..We estimated Q(ST) of timing of bud set from a latitudinal cline of Pinus sylvestris with a Bayesian hierarchical variance component method utilizing the information on the pre-estimated ..
  20. Gruber A, Strobl S, Veit B, Oberhuber W. Impact of drought on the temporal dynamics of wood formation in Pinus sylvestris. Tree Physiol. 2010;30:490-501 pubmed publisher
    We determined the temporal dynamics of cambial activity and xylem cell differentiation of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) within a dry inner Alpine valley (750 m a.s.l...
  21. Peltola H, Kilpeläinen A, Kellomaki S. Diameter growth of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris) trees grown at elevated temperature and carbon dioxide concentration under boreal conditions. Tree Physiol. 2002;22:963-72 pubmed
    ..impacts of elevated temperature and carbon dioxide concentration ([CO2]) on diameter growth of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L...
  22. Heller G, Lundén K, Finlay R, Asiegbu F, Elfstrand M. Expression analysis of Clavata1-like and Nodulin21-like genes from Pinus sylvestris during ectomycorrhiza formation. Mycorrhiza. 2012;22:271-7 pubmed publisher
    ..of these genes and of auxin- and mycorrhiza-regulated genes after induction with indole-3-butyric acid in Pinus sylvestris and in a time course experiment during ectomycorrhizal initiation with the co-inoculation of 2,3,5-..
  23. Adriaensen K, Vangronsveld J, Colpaert J. Zinc-tolerant Suillus bovinus improves growth of Zn-exposed Pinus sylvestris seedlings. Mycorrhiza. 2006;16:553-558 pubmed publisher
    Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) seedlings inoculated or not (NM) by a Zn-sensitive or a Zn-tolerant isolate of the ectomycorrhizal fungus Suillus bovinus (L. Fr.) Roussel were exposed to 0.1 or 150 muM Zn(2+) for 9 months...
  24. Salminen H, Jalkanen R. Intra-annual height increment of Pinus sylvestris at high latitudes in Finland. Tree Physiol. 2007;27:1347-53 pubmed
    Intra-annual height growth of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) in four stands was followed for up to four growing seasons (2000-2003) in the northern boreal zone in Lapland...
  25. Kuchma O, Finkeldey R. Evidence for selection in response to radiation exposure: Pinus sylvestris in the Chernobyl exclusion zone. Environ Pollut. 2011;159:1606-12 pubmed publisher
    ..amplified fragment length polymorphisms (AFLPs) in order to investigate genetic differences between pine (Pinus sylvestris) trees which were partially exposed to extreme environmental conditions...
  26. Porcar Castell A, Juurola E, Nikinmaa E, Berninger F, Ensminger I, Hari P. Seasonal acclimation of photosystem II in Pinus sylvestris. I. Estimating the rate constants of sustained thermal energy dissipation and photochemistry. Tree Physiol. 2008;28:1475-82 pubmed
    ..and k(P) from dark-acclimated F(o) and F(m) measured during spring recovery of photosynthesis in Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) trees...
  27. Gruber A, Pirkebner D, Florian C, Oberhuber W. No evidence for depletion of carbohydrate pools in Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) under drought stress. Plant Biol (Stuttg). 2012;14:142-8 pubmed publisher
    The physiological mechanisms leading to Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) decline in the dry inner alpine valleys are still unknown...
  28. Chiron H, Drouet A, Claudot A, Eckerskorn C, Trost M, Heller W, et al. Molecular cloning and functional expression of a stress-induced multifunctional O-methyltransferase with pinosylvin methyltransferase activity from Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.). Plant Mol Biol. 2000;44:733-45 pubmed
    ..Treatment of 7-year old Scots pine trees with ozone markedly increased the PMT mRNA level. Our results show that PMT represents a new SAM-dependent OMT for the methylation of stress-induced pinosylvin in Scots pine needles...
  29. García Gil M, Mikkonen M, Savolainen O. Nucleotide diversity at two phytochrome loci along a latitudinal cline in Pinus sylvestris. Mol Ecol. 2003;12:1195-206 pubmed
    ..low estimates of silent variation are consistent with the estimated low synonymous substitution rates between Pinus sylvestris and Picea abies at the PHYO locus...
  30. Karonen M, Hamalainen M, Nieminen R, Klika K, Loponen J, Ovcharenko V, et al. Phenolic extractives from the bark of Pinus sylvestris L. and their effects on inflammatory mediators nitric oxide and prostaglandin E2. J Agric Food Chem. 2004;52:7532-40 pubmed
    The anti-inflammatory properties of phenolic pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) bark extract were studied...
  31. Lazutka J, Mierauskiene J, Slapsyte G, Dedonyte V. Genotoxicity of dill (Anethum graveolens L.), peppermint (Menthaxpiperita L.) and pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) essential oils in human lymphocytes and Drosophila melanogaster. Food Chem Toxicol. 2001;39:485-92 pubmed
    ..herb and seeds, peppermint (Menthaxpiperita L.) herb and pine (Pinus sylvestris L...
  32. Yassaa N, Williams J. Enantiomeric monoterpene emissions from natural and damaged Scots pine in a boreal coniferous forest measured using solid-phase microextraction and gas chromatography/mass spectrometry. J Chromatogr A. 2007;1141:138-44 pubmed
    ..conducted at Hyytiälä forest station, Finland within a boreal coniferous forest dominated by Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris)...
  33. Little C, MacDonald J. Effects of exogenous gibberellin and auxin on shoot elongation and vegetative bud development in seedlings of Pinus sylvestris and Picea glauca. Tree Physiol. 2003;23:73-83 pubmed
    ..structure, if present, plus subtending internode) number and length was investigated in shoots of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) and white spruce (Picea glauca (Moench) Voss)...
  34. Vornam B, Arkhipov A, Finkeldey R. Nucleotide diversity and gene expression of Catalase and Glutathione peroxidase in irradiated Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) from the Chernobyl exclusion zone. J Environ Radioact. 2012;106:20-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The expression profiles of Cat and GPx in acutely and chronically and in chronically irradiated trees were similar. Compared to their corresponding control collectives, Cat was up-regulated and GPx slightly down-regulated...
  35. Can M, Kaya Y, Algur O. Response surface optimization of the removal of nickel from aqueous solution by cone biomass of Pinus sylvestris. Bioresour Technol. 2006;97:1761-5 pubmed
    Response surface methodology was applied to optimize the removal efficiency of Ni(II). Pinus sylvestris ovulate cones were used in this study...
  36. Thiry Y, Colle C, Yoschenko V, Levchuk S, Van Hees M, Hurtevent P, et al. Impact of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) plantings on long term (137)Cs and (90)Sr recycling from a waste burial site in the Chernobyl Red Forest. J Environ Radioact. 2009;100:1062-8 pubmed publisher
    Plantings of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) on a waste burial site in the Chernobyl Red Forest was shown to greatly influence the long term redistribution of radioactivity contained in sub-surfaces trenches...
  37. van Schöll L, Hoffland E, van Breemen N. Organic anion exudation by ectomycorrhizal fungi and Pinus sylvestris in response to nutrient deficiencies. New Phytol. 2006;170:153-63 pubmed
    ..Ectomycorrhizal fungi and Pinus sylvestris seedlings were cultured in symbiosis and in isolation on glass beads with nutrient solution or with sand as a ..
  38. Burg K, Helmersson A, Bozhkov P, von Arnold S. Developmental and genetic variation in nuclear microsatellite stability during somatic embryogenesis in pine. J Exp Bot. 2007;58:687-98 pubmed
    ..the stability of four variable nuclear microsatellite loci in embryogenic cultures and zygotic embryos of Pinus sylvestris, a significant difference in genetic stability among families was found...
  39. Fäldt J, Solheim H, Långström B, Borg Karlson A. Influence of fungal infection and wounding on contents and enantiomeric compositions of monoterpenes in phloem of Pinus sylvestris. J Chem Ecol. 2006;32:1779-95 pubmed
    To identify chemical resistant markers induced by fungal or mechanical injury, young trees of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris) were subjected to inoculations of blue stain fungi associated with the pine shoot beetles Tomicus piniperda and T...
  40. Castro J. Short delay in timing of emergence determines establishment success in Pinus sylvestris across microhabitats. Ann Bot. 2006;98:1233-40 pubmed
  41. Kupcinskiene E, Stikliene A, Judzentiene A. The essential oil qualitative and quantitative composition in the needles of Pinus sylvestris L. growing along industrial transects. Environ Pollut. 2008;155:481-91 pubmed publisher
    The aim of this study was to evaluate composition of the essential oils in the needles of Pinus sylvestris growing in the areas affected by a cement factory (CF), and an oil refinery (OR)...
  42. Domisch T, Finer L, Lehto T. Effects of soil temperature on biomass and carbohydrate allocation in Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris) seedlings at the beginning of the growing season. Tree Physiol. 2001;21:465-72 pubmed
    ..of soil temperature on shoot and root extension growth and biomass and carbohydrate allocation in Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) seedlings at the beginning of the growing season...
  43. Bergeron M, Leal I, Foord B, Ross G, Davis C, Slippers B, et al. Putative origin of clonal lineages of Amylostereum areolatum, the fungal symbiont associated with Sirex noctilio, retrieved from Pinus sylvestris, in eastern Canada. Fungal Biol. 2011;115:750-8 pubmed publisher
    ..More extended sampling is necessary to determine the origin of this fungal clonal lineage and investigate its probable symbiotic association with native North American Sirex...
  44. Vilà Cabrera A, Martinez Vilalta J, Vayreda J, Retana J. Structural and climatic determinants of demographic rates of Scots pine forests across the Iberian Peninsula. Ecol Appl. 2011;21:1162-72 pubmed
    ..Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L...
  45. Robledo Arnuncio J, Gil L. Patterns of pollen dispersal in a small population of Pinus sylvestris L. revealed by total-exclusion paternity analysis. Heredity (Edinb). 2005;94:13-22 pubmed
    Patterns of pollen dispersal were investigated in a small, isolated, relict population of Pinus sylvestris L., consisting of 36 trees...
  46. Pyhäjärvi T, García Gil M, Knürr T, Mikkonen M, Wachowiak W, Savolainen O. Demographic history has influenced nucleotide diversity in European Pinus sylvestris populations. Genetics. 2007;177:1713-24 pubmed
    ..In this study we analyzed sequence diversity of 16 nuclear loci in eight Pinus sylvestris populations...
  47. Sun H, Paulin L, Alatalo E, Asiegbu F. Response of living tissues of Pinus sylvestris to the saprotrophic biocontrol fungus Phlebiopsis gigantea. Tree Physiol. 2011;31:438-51 pubmed publisher
    ..gigantea and induced localized resistance as a mechanism for its biocontrol action. Pinus sylvestris seedlings (10 years old) were challenged on the xylem surface with P. gigantea or H. annosum...
  48. Dodds K, Zylstra K, Dubois G, Hoebeke E. Arboreal insects associated with herbicide-stressed Pinus resinosa and Pinus sylvestris used as Sirex noctilio trap trees in New York. Environ Entomol. 2012;41:1350-63 pubmed publisher
    ..We trapped a portion of the arboreal insect community arriving at Pinus resinosa Ait. and Pinus sylvestris L., trap trees girdled 3 mo before (April), one month before (June), and at S...
  49. Hilker M, Kobs C, Varama M, Schrank K. Insect egg deposition induces Pinus sylvestris to attract egg parasitoids. J Exp Biol. 2002;205:455-61 pubmed
    ..Odour from twigs of Pinus sylvestris laden with egg masses of the pine sawfly Diprion pini attracts the eulophid egg parasitoid Chrysonotomyia ..
  50. Swidrak I, Gruber A, Kofler W, Oberhuber W. Effects of environmental conditions on onset of xylem growth in Pinus sylvestris under drought. Tree Physiol. 2011;31:483-93 pubmed publisher
    ..factors (air and soil temperature, precipitation, photoperiod) on onset of xylem growth in Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) within a dry inner Alpine valley (750 m a.s.l...
  51. Repo T, Zhang G, Ryyppö A, Rikala R. The electrical impedance spectroscopy of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) shoots in relation to cold acclimation. J Exp Bot. 2000;51:2095-107 pubmed
    Electrical impedance spectroscopy (EIS) was applied to stems of Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L...
  52. Yin T, Wang X, Andersson B, Lerceteau Köhler E. Nearly complete genetic maps of Pinus sylvestris L. (Scots pine) constructed by AFLP marker analysis in a full-sib family. Theor Appl Genet. 2003;106:1075-83 pubmed
    We have constructed nearly complete linkage maps of Pinus sylvestris (L.) using AFLP markers based on a two-way pseudo-testcross strategy in a full-sib family founded in an advanced breeding program...
  53. Robledo Arnuncio J, Alia R, Gil L. Increased selfing and correlated paternity in a small population of a predominantly outcrossing conifer, Pinus sylvestris. Mol Ecol. 2004;13:2567-77 pubmed
    ..rates of ovule and seed abortion, and levels of correlated paternity were estimated in a small population of Pinus sylvestris, a predominantly outcrossing conifer, and were compared with estimates from two widely dispersed woodlands of ..
  54. Ewen R, Jones P, Ratcliffe N, Spencer Phillips P. Identification by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry of the volatile organic compounds emitted from the wood-rotting fungi Serpula lacrymans and Coniophora puteana, and from Pinus sylvestris timber. Mycol Res. 2004;108:806-14 pubmed
    ..fungi, Serpula lacrymans (dry rot fungus) and Coniophora puteana (cellar fungus), and the timber of Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine), were identified...
  55. Ortega Martínez P, Agueda B, Fernández Toirán L, Martínez Peña F. Tree age influences on the development of edible ectomycorrhizal fungi sporocarps in Pinus sylvestris stands. Mycorrhiza. 2011;21:65-70 pubmed publisher
    ..the speed of sporocarp growth of edible ectomycorrhizal fungi Boletus edulis and Lactarius deliciosus in a Pinus sylvestris stand...
  56. Samecka Cymerman A, Kosior G, Kempers A. Comparison of the moss Pleurozium schreberi with needles and bark of Pinus sylvestris as biomonitors of pollution by industry in Stalowa Wola (southeast Poland). Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2006;65:108-17 pubmed
    ..terrestrial bryophyte Pleurozium schreberi and in samples of bark and current and previous year needles of Pinus sylvestris collected along transects around the Stalowa Wola industry center (southeast Poland) and compared with ..
  57. Palmé A, Wright M, Savolainen O. Patterns of divergence among conifer ESTs and polymorphism in Pinus sylvestris identify putative selective sweeps. Mol Biol Evol. 2008;25:2567-77 pubmed publisher
    ..To confirm selection, population samples of these genes have been sequenced in Pinus sylvestris, a species that was not included in the EST data set...
  58. Borg Karlson A, Nordlander G, Mudalige A, Nordenhem H, Unelius C. Antifeedants in the feces of the pine weevil Hylobius abietis: identification and biological activity. J Chem Ecol. 2006;32:943-57 pubmed
    ..A weak effect by fatty acid derivatives was found. The types of naturally occurring antifeedant compounds identified in this study may become useful for the protection of planted conifer seedlings against damage by H. abietis...
  59. Nilsson M, Wikman S, Eklund L. Induction of discolored wood in Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris). Tree Physiol. 2002;22:331-8 pubmed
    Induction of discolored wood in Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) trees by treatment with ethylene, carbon dioxide, nitrogen (hypoxia) or wounding from early April to late September was investigated...
  60. Wachowiak W, Salmela M, Ennos R, Iason G, Cavers S. High genetic diversity at the extreme range edge: nucleotide variation at nuclear loci in Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) in Scotland. Heredity (Edinb). 2011;106:775-87 pubmed publisher
    ..However, heterogeneity in the allelic frequency distribution among geographical regions in Scotland suggests that subsequent admixture of populations with different demographic histories may also have played a role...
  61. Prus Głowacki W, Chudzińska E, Wojnicka Połtorak A, Kozacki L, Fagiewicz K. Effects of heavy metal pollution on genetic variation and cytological disturbances in the Pinus sylvestris L. population. J Appl Genet. 2006;47:99-108 pubmed
    ..and cytogenetic study has shown significant differences in genetic composition between two groups of Pinus sylvestris trees: tolerant and sensitive to heavy metal pollution...