Taxon: Quercus macranthera Fisch. & C. A. Mey. ex Hohen.

 
Genus: Quercus
Family: Fagaceae
Subfamily: Fagoideae
Nomen number: 30715
Place of publication: Bull. Soc. Imp. Naturalistes Moscou 11(2):259. 1838 (Enum. pl. Talysch 29.)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-Aug-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Jul-2002
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • Caucasian oak  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • Persian oak  (Source: Dict Gard) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)

Distributional Range:

    Native

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia ; Azerbaijan
    • Western Asia: Iran ; Turkey

  • Cultivated


References:

  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Fagales. 1998 (L Fagales)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)

Check other web resources for Quercus macranthera Fisch. & C. A. Mey. ex Hohen. :

  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Quercus macranthera cultivars
  • 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.