Quercus monserratensis C.H.Mull.

First published in Misc. Publ. U.S.D.A. 477: 71 (1942)
This name is a synonym of Quercus acutifolia

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Linares, J.L. (2003 publ. 2005). Lista comentado de los árboles nativos y cultivados en la República de El Salvador. Ceiba; a Scientific and Technical Journal Published by Zamorano 44: 105-268. [Cited as Quercus xalapensis.]
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras. [Cited as Quercus xalapensis.]
  • Romero Rangel, S. (2006). Revisión taxonómica del complejo Acutifoliae de Quercus (Fagaceae) con énfasis en su representatión en México. Acta Botanica Mexicana 76: 1-45. Instituto de Ecología A.C. [Cited as Quercus acutifolia.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Govaerts, R. & Frodin, D.G. (1998). World Checklist and Bibliography of Fagales: 1-408. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Quercus monserratensis.]

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:


  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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