Taxon: Quercus shumardii Buckley

 
Genus: Quercus
Family: Fagaceae
Subfamily: Fagoideae
Nomen number: 70539
Place of publication: Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 1860[12]:444. 1861
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 21-Jan-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Mar-2015
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • Shumard oak  (Source: World Econ Pl) - English
  • Shumard red oak  (Source: Trees US) - English
  • southern red oak  (Source: Trees US) - English
  • spotted oak  (Source: Trees US) - English
  • swamp red oak  (Source: Trees US) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: shade/shelter ()
  • Materials: wood ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario (s.e.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, Michigan (s.), Ohio, Pennsylvania (s.), West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Kansas (e.), Missouri, Nebraska (s.e.), Oklahoma (http://www.biosurvey.ou.edu/shrub/qush.htm)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Fagaceae&GenusID=Quercus&SpeciesID=shumardii), Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  2. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Fagales. 1998 (L Fagales)
  3. Little, E. L., Jr. Important forest trees of the United States. 1978 (AH 519)
  4. Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)

Check other web resources for Quercus shumardii Buckley :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Quercus shumardii 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.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?70539. Accessed 21 April 2018.