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Taxon: Quercus lyrata Walter

Genus: Quercus
Family: Fagaceae subfamily: Fagoideae.
Nomen number: 400312
Place of publication: Fl. carol. 235. 1788
Name verified on: 06-Oct-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 29-Oct-2007
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System.


Common names:

  • overcup oak   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • swamp post oak   (Source: Trees US ) – English

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

  • Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 1998. World checklist and bibliography of Fagales.
  • Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976).
  • Little, E. L., Jr. 1978. Important forest trees of the United States.
  • Little, E. L., Jr. 1979. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541.
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Check other web resources for Quercus lyrata Walter:


Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?400312 (21 April 2014)

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