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FAGACEAE Yolo County

Quercus candicans Née

Location: CA, USA; UC Davis Arboretum, Shields Oak Grove, Grid #9-B5; Shields Oak Grove Tree #262; Living Collections Number: A90.0489, Qualifier 20647. (Lat: 38.529207, Long: -121.764125, Elevation: 50 ft.)

Plant Attributes: DBH: 35 cm; Height: 18 m. Very low branches scoop & touch the ground.

Source: Donated by Dennis Breedlove, Dept of Botany, Cal. Academy of Sciences, San Francisco via Strybing Arboretum. D. E. Breedlove 64267, Mexico, Jalisco; steep slope 19 km SE of Mex Hwy 110 S of Tecalitlan along road to Jilotlan de los Dolores, 2130 m. 16 Sept 1986

Marlene Hahn


May 10, 2012

Phylogeny of the oaks of the Americas: Diversification of an ecologically important

clade across the tropical-temperate divide. (2012-2015 NSF Grant, DEB 114648)

Photographer: Albrecht, William. Publisher: Albrecht, William.

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