🚧 In the future, we will add here identi­fi­ca­tion paths for specific species of araucaria, perhaps starting with Norfolk Island pine  Araucaria heterophylla (not a pine), Cook pine  Araucaria columnaris (not a pine), and monkey puzzle tree  Araucaria araucana (not a 🐒︎ primate).

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Learn more about araucaria genus Araucaria (Araucaria spp.)

A group of 20 species of evergreen coniferous trees, part of araucarians  family Araucariaceae in 🌲︎ conifer  order Pinales.

Map of distribution data, select to view fullscreen. For details, see button 'Map' below or to right.
Native to parts of Oceana and South America.   ▭ 🌏︎ maps (down or on right, and down a bunch).

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)

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