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Taxon: Quercus shumardii Buckley

Genus: Quercus
Family: Fagaceae subfamily: Fagoideae.
Nomen number: 70539
Place of publication: Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 12:444. 1861 ("1860")
Name verified on: 21-Jan-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 15-Feb-2007
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System.


Common names:

  • Shumard oak   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • Shumard red oak   (Source: Trees US ) – English
  • southern red oak   (Source: Trees US ) – English
  • spotted oak   (Source: Trees US ) – English
  • swamp red oak   (Source: Trees US ) – English

Economic importance:

  • Environmental: shade/shelter   (fide USDA Agric. Handb. 519)
  • Materials: wood   (fide AH 519)
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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

More:

Check other web resources for Quercus shumardii Buckley:


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?70539 (31 October 2014)

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