Classification
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  • English
    • Dyer's Oak
    • Lusitanian Oak
    • Gall Oak
  • Portuguese
    • Carvalhiça
  • Scientific Names
    • Quercus lusitanica
    • Quercus humilis

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What

Gall Oak Quercus lusitanica

Observer

rmedina

Date

March 28, 2010 06:06 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Gall Oak Quercus lusitanica

Observer

mjgil_lopez

Date

September 7, 2010

Place

Peninha (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Gall Oak Quercus lusitanica

Observer

duarte

Date

December 25, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

Quercus lusitanica, commonly known as Gall Oak, Lusitanian Oak, or Dyer's Oak, is a species of oak native to Morocco, Portugal, and Spain. Q. lusitanica is the source of commercial nutgalls. These galls are produced by the infection from the insect Cynips gallae tinctoriae. They are used for dyeing.

No range data available.