Report from the Oak ICRA checklist
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Full Name: - Quercus candicans

Quercus candicans Née (1801)
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, section Lobatae (the red oaks)
Natural Distribution
MEXICO: (Chihuahua, Sinaloa, W Durango, N Nayarit, Jalisco, Hidalgo, Veracruz, Michoacán, México State, México DF, Morelos, Puebla, Guerrero, Oaxaca, Chiapas), CENTRAL AMERICA: GUATEMALA (El Quiché, Huehuetenango, Jalapa, Sololá)
Conservation Status
Rated as Least Concern (LC) in the The Red List of Oaks
Illustration of Leaves
Image from a plant at Collection Hélardot (France) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2010
Synonyms in this Database
Quercus acuminata M. Martens & Galeotti (1843) nom. illegit.
Quercus alamo Benth (1840)
Quercus calophylla Schltdl. & Cham. (1830)
Quercus flavida Liebm. (1854)
Quercus intermedia M. Martens & Galeotti (1843)
Quercus umbrosa Endl. (1848)
Hybrids in this Database
Main Horticultural References
(Grimshaw & Bayton) New Trees (2009) page 713 with photograph of leaves
Recent Monograph References
(Hardÿ & Lamant) Guide illustré des Chênes (2006) Volume 2, page 390
(Heathcoat Amory) The Oaks of Chevithorne Barton (2009) page 54 illustrated (young leaves, page 55 leaves, Champion tree)