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FAGACEAE (forest trees)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Family)

Castanea sativa Mill. (Sweet Chestnut)
Tree - young
Fagus sylvatica L. (Beech)
Fagus sylvatica 'Purpurea' (Copper Beech), eg: Fagus sylvatica 'Purpurea' (Copper Beech) - Tree - freshly in leaf
Species 1 subtaxon 1 ident refs
Quercus L. (oaks)
Quercus cerris (Turkey Oak), eg: Quercus cerris (Turkey Oak) - Leaves - top surface Quercus cerris x suber = Q. x crenata (Lucombe oak), eg: Quercus cerris x suber = Q. x crenata (Lucombe oak) - View looking up into canopy - with boughs Quercus ilex (Holm Oak, Evergreen Oak), eg: Quercus ilex (Holm Oak, Evergreen Oak) - Foliage - from below Quercus petraea (Sessile Oak), eg: Quercus petraea (Sessile Oak) - Trichomes - on leaf underside Quercus petraea x robur = Q. x rosacea (hybrid oak), eg: Quercus petraea x robur = Q. x rosacea (hybrid oak) - Leaf base with asymmetric lobing Quercus robur (Pedunculate Oak), eg: Quercus robur (Pedunculate Oak) - Tree - freshly in leaf Quercus rubra (Red Oak), eg: Quercus rubra (Red Oak) - Leaf spray - upper-sides
Genus 8 subtaxa 6 ident refs

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 29 general literature references to FAGACEAE (forest trees)

FAGACEAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(vascular plants)
(flowering plants)
Broadleaved trees (via Fagales) Trees Trees and shrubs Trees, shrubs, woody and climbing plants (via Broadleaved trees)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 3510 feeding and other relationships of FAGACEAE (forest trees)

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