Taxon: Fagus sylvatica L. subsp. orientalis (Lipsky) Greuter & Burdet

 
Genus: Fagus
  Subgenus: Fagus
Family: Fagaceae
  Subfamily: Fagoideae
Nomen number: 402213
Place of publication: Willdenowia 11:279. 1981
Name Verified on: 17-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Mar-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 22 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • Oriental beech  (Source: Pl Book) - English
  • Turkish beech  (Source: Pl Book) - English
  • faia-européia  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • faia-vermelha  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • orientbok  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)
  • Materials: wood (fide F Turk)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Dagestan, - Krasnodar
    • Western Asia: Iran; Turkey
  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Bulgaria; Greece

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Czerepanov, S. K. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). 1995 (L USSR)
  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
  • Denk. T. 1999. The taxonomy of Fagus in western Asia, 1: Fagus sylvatica subsp. orientalis (= Fagus orientalis) Feddes Repert. 110:177-200.
  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Fagales. 1998 (L Fagales)
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. 1984- (L Medit)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, second edition. 1993 (F Eur ed2)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Fagus sylvatica L. subsp. orientalis (Lipsky) Greuter & Burdet :

Images:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image