Common Name(s): Sacred fir, oyamel
Scientific Name: Abies religiosa
Distribution: Mountainous regions of southern Mexico and Guatemala
Comments: Sacred fir is one of the preferred tree species for monarch butterflies during their winter hibernation—mainly occurring within the Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve in southern Mexico.
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