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Taxon: Quercus vacciniifolia Kellogg

Genus: Quercus
Family: Fagaceae
Subfamily: Fagoideae
Nomen number: 30768
Place of publication: Sci. Opin. 3:52. 1870 "vaccinifolia" (Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. 1:96. 1855 "vaccinifolia", nom. provis.)
Link to protologue:
Comment: the name was labelled as "provisional" when originally published in 1855, although Kellogg obviously accepted this taxon at species rank, thus it was not validly published in the sense of Shenzhen ICN Art. 36.1(a)
Name Verified on: 07-Jul-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • huckleberry oak  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:


    Northern America
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon (s.w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California, Nevada (n.w.)]


  1. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America. Note: lists as "Quercus vaccinifolia" Kellogg ex Curran
  2. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 1998. World checklist and bibliography of Fagales Note: lists as "Quercus vaccinifolia" Kellogg
  3. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California Note: lists as "Quercus vaccinifolia" Kellogg
  4. Pavlik, B. M. et al. 1991. Oaks of California. 39. Note: lists as "Quercus vaccinifolia" Kellogg

Check other web resources for Quercus vacciniifolia Kellogg :

  • 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
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Quercus vacciniifolia 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.
  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=30768. Accessed 14 July 2020.