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Bristlecone pine multimillennial - Cedar Breaks NM Utah USA ; Older than 2000 years
Pines growing at very high altitude (3000 m) and can survive more than 4500 years;they are generally observed in the combat zone, where no other species can survive extreme conditions, and their roots are slowly exposed by erosion over the centuries

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America / North America / United States of America / North American protected areas (United States)

Organism / Morphology / Morphology (botany) / Woody plant / Tree / Remarkable tree

Earth's crust / Rock / Sedimentary rock


Science / Meteorology / Meteorological phenomenon / Sky / blue sky

Matter (substance) / Mineral matter / Sandstone

Environment / Biodiversity management / Environment management / Environment protection / National park

Earth's crust / Landform / Gorge (geomorphology) / Canyon

Species / IUCN Red List of Threatened Species / Threatened endangered species / Vulnerable (IUCN) VU

Organism / Morphology / Morphological adaptation

Area / Mountain

America / North America / United States of America / Western United States / Mountain States / Utah / Cedar Breaks (National Monument)

Flora / Spermatophyte / Gymnosperm / Conifer / Pinaceae family / Pine (Pinus sp) / Great basin bristlecone pine (Pinus longaeva)

Individual / Stage of development / Aged

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Earth's crust / Erosion

Space / Sun

Area / Desert

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Eukaryota / Archaeplastida / Chlorobionta / Embryophyta / Tracheophyta / Spermatophyta / Phanerogamae / Angiospermae / Coniferopsida / Coniferophyta / Coniferales / Pinales / Pinaceae / Pinus

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