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

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Recent observations

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Observer

aseglias

Date

April 11, 2015

Description

Large, deciduous tree. Bark has white tint. Round, lobed, persistent leaves. Acorns as fruits.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Turkey oak Quercus laevis

Observer

lscknwrbiota

Date

April 16, 2015 02:56 PM EDT

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Square

What

Red Oak Quercus rubra

Observer

michael

Date

April 18, 2015

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Square

What

European Beech Fagus sylvatica

Observer

michael

Date

April 18, 2015

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No photos or sounds

Date

April 17, 2015

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No photos or sounds

Observer

chrispincetich

Date

April 11, 2015 02:38 PM PDT

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No photos or sounds

Observer

chrispincetich

Date

April 11, 2015 10:17 AM PDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Valley oak Quercus lobata

Observer

chrispincetich

Date

April 10, 2015 10:01 AM PDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Blue oak Quercus douglasii

Observer

chrispincetich

Date

April 10, 2015 10:00 AM PDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Valley oak Quercus lobata

Observer

chrispincetich

Date

March 18, 2015 04:38 PM PDT

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Square

What

american beech Fagus grandifolia

Observer

rlavelle

Date

April 18, 2015 09:40 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

chinkapin oak Quercus muehlenbergii

Observer

randomrover88

Date

April 18, 2015 07:33 AM CDT
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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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