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Taxon: Fagus sylvatica L.

 
Genus: Fagus
Subgenus: Fagus
Family: Fagaceae
Subfamily: Fagoideae
Nomen number: 16557
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:998. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 17-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 30 (6 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals; mammals; mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Iran, Turkey
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russian Federation [Krasnodar]

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Norway (s.), Sweden (s.), United Kingdom [England (s.)]
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Ukraine (w.)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Italy (incl. Sicily), Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Spain (n.)


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  3. Cooper, M. R. & A. W. Johnson. 1998. Poisonous plants and fungi in Britain: animal and human poisoning Note: poisonous
  4. Denk, T. et al. 2002. The evolutionary history of Fagus in western Eurasia: Evidence from genes, morphology and the fossil record. Pl. Syst. Evol. 232:213-236.
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Fagus+sylvatica&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  6. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 1998. World checklist and bibliography of Fagales
  7. International Seed Testing Association. 1971. A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees.
  8. Jalas, J. & J. Suominen. 1972-. Atlas florae europaeae.
  9. Kingsbury, J. M. 1964. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. Note: poisonous
  10. Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976) Note: lists as "Fagus silvatica"
  11. Meyer, F. G. et al. 1994. A catalog of cultivated woody plants of the southeastern United States
  12. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  13. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964. Flora europaea. 1:61.

Check other web resources for Fagus sylvatica L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?16557. Accessed 22 November 2019.