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FAGACEAE Yolo County

Quercus oleoides Schltdl. & Cham.

Location: CA, USA; UC Davis Arboretum, Shields Oak Grove, Grid #9-A1; Shields Oak Grove Tree #256; Living Collections Number: A68.0354, Qualifier 20527. (Lat: 38.529268, Long: -121.764412, Elevation: 50 ft.)

Plant Attributes: DBH: 16 cm; Height: 15 m. Irregular shape due to pruning with loss of limbs. Some size variation on leaves.

Source: Identified by J. M. Tucker and verified by C.H. Muller. Collected by McIntyre & Hiuldreth on 29 October 1966 on the west edge of the town of Masaguara, Honduras. #107.

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.

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith