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    • Fagaceae
  • Spanish
    • Encinos, hayas, castaños y parientes
  • English
    • Beech Family

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Recent observations

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What

White Shin Oak Quercus sinuata var. breviloba

Observer

gcwarbler

Date

October 4, 2014

Description

A common component of juniper-oak woodlands on Edwards limestone, either on slopes (e.g. Golden-cheeked Warbler habitat) or stony plateau tops (Black-capped Vireo habitat).

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Texas Live Oak Quercus fusiformis

Observer

gcwarbler

Date

October 4, 2014

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What

northern red oak Quercus rubra

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

May 28, 2015 06:03 PM EDT

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What

White Oak Quercus alba

Observer

jmarchal

Date

May 28, 2015 01:18 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Date

May 28, 2015

Description

Leafs with toothed and pinnatley lobed.
Deep sinuses.
Acorn covering 1/3-1/2 the nut.

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What

American Chestnut Castanea dentata

Observer

caroltraveny_57

Date

May 23, 2015

Description

A stand of saplings. From the way they grow and die back before reaching maturity, they are affected by the chestnut blight that ravaged the population in the early part of the 20th century.

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Observer

morganbumgardner

Date

May 28, 2015

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EKY

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Observer

morganbumgardner

Date

May 28, 2015

Description

Warty ridges on branches. Leaves broad at tip, then narrows toward stem.

Tags

EKY

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Observer

m_prebus

Date

May 24, 2015

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What

encino Quercus chrysolepis

Observer

ingylwyzky

Date

August 17, 2011 11:16 AM CDT

Place

huiscuilco (Google, OSM)

Description

Breve descripción de lo que observaste

Photos / Sounds

What

White Shin Oak Quercus sinuata var. breviloba

Observer

gcwarbler

Date

May 26, 2015

Description

I have several large native examples of this oak in the yard.

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Observer

wendy5

Date

May 27, 2015

Description

A small grove of Quercus garryana (Garry Oak) are thriving on the edge of the bay, and there's another grove at the other end of Indian Island, but on military land. There used to be many more in the area, and there are some restoration efforts underway.

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Description from Wikipedia

The family Fagaceae, or beech family, comprises about 600 species of both evergreen and deciduous trees and shrubs, which are characterized by alternate simple leaves with pinnate venation, unisexual flowers in the form of catkins, and fruit in the form of cup-like (cupule) nuts. Fagaceous leaves are often lobed and both petioles and stipules are generally present. Fruits lack endosperm and lie in a scaly or spiny husk that may or may not enclose the entire...

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