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Taxon: Quercus acutissima Carruth.

Genus: Quercus
Family: Fagaceae subfamily: Fagoideae.
Nomen number: 70535
Place of publication: J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. 6:33. 1862
Name verified on: 07-Jul-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 07-Jun-1995
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System.


Common names:

  • sawthorn oak   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • sawtooth oak   (Source: NRCS Cons Pl Mat ) – English
  • ma li   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • kunugi   (Source: F JapanOhwi ) – Japanese Rōmaji
  • sangsurinamu   (Source: Econ Bot 50:60. 1996) – Transcribed Korean

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Anhui, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hainan, Hebei, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Liaoning, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Sichuan, Xizang [s.e.], Yunnan, Zhejiang
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku; Korea
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Bhutan; India - Assam, Sikkim; Nepal
    Indo-China: Cambodia; Myanmar; Thailand [n.]; Vietnam

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature.
  • Englert, J. M. et al. 1999–. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators.
  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 1998. World checklist and bibliography of Fagales.
  • Hara, H. et al. 1978–1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Kitagawa, M. 1979. Neo-lineamenta florae Manshuricae.
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976).
  • Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  • Pemberton, R. W. & N. S. Lee. 1996. Wild food plants in South Korea; market presence, new crops, and exports to the United States. Econ. Bot. 50:60.
  • Walker, E. 1976. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
More:

Check other web resources for Quercus acutissima Carruth.:

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Quercus acutissima cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

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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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?70535 (24 October 2014)

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