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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Honduras.
Quercus castanea

Native to:

El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

Quercus castanea Née appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Bourgeau, M.. [1138], Mexico Quercus axillaris K000512963 isosyntype
Galeotti, H.G. [104], Oaxaca Quercus lanigera K000512964 isotype
Jan 31, 1913 Liebmann [s.n.], Mexico Quercus circummontana K000512965 isotype
Jan 31, 1913 Kerber, E. [201], Veracruz Quercus circummontana K000512966
Graham [333], Mexico Quercus circummontana K000512967
Jan 31, 1913 Pringle, C.G. [6029], Oaxaca Quercus impressa K000512968 isotype

First published in Anales Ci. Nat. 3: 276 (1801)

Accepted by

  • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
  • Govaerts, R. & Frodin, D.G. (1998). World Checklist and Bibliography of Fagales: 1-408. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Santacruz García, N. & Espejel Rodríguez, A. (2004). Los Encinos (Quercus) de Tlaxcala, México: 1-83. Universidad Autónoma de Tlaxcala.
  • Valencia-A., S. (2004). Diversidad del Género Quercus (Fagaceae) en México Boletin de la Sociedad Botanica de México 75: 33-53.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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