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Taxon: Chrysolepis chrysophylla (Douglas ex Hook.) Hjelmq.

 
Genus: Chrysolepis
Family: Fagaceae
Subfamily: Castaneoideae
Nomen number: 409800
Place of publication: Bot. Not. suppl. 2(1):117. 1948
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Jan-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • giant chinquapin  (Source: F CalifJep) - English
  • giant golden chinkapin  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • golden chinkapin  (Source: Trees US) - English
  • golden-chestnut  (Source: Pl Book) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Materials: wood

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  2. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 1998. World checklist and bibliography of Fagales
  3. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  4. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  5. Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976)
  6. Little, E. L., Jr. 1978. Important forest trees of the United States
  7. Little, E. L., Jr. 1979. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541 Note: = Castanopsis chrysophylla (Douglas ex Hook.) A. DC.
  8. Mabberley, D. J. 1997. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2

Check other web resources for Chrysolepis chrysophylla (Douglas ex Hook.) Hjelmq. :

  • 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
  • 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?id=409800. Accessed 14 November 2019.