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Full Name: - Quercus eduardi

Quercus eduardi Trel. (1922)
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, Section Lobatae
Trelease named this taxon for Edward Palmer (1831-1911) who had collected the type specimen in 1896. "Eduardus" is a well-established latinization form of "Edward" and thus carries a termination of a single "i" in accordance with ICBN Art. 60.11 & Rec. 60C.2.
Nomenclature Note
Basionym: Q. oligodonta Seemen ex Loes. (1900) nom. illegit.
Natural Distribution
MEXICO: (Chihuahua, Tamaulipas, Durango, SW Zacatecas, San Luis Potosí, N Nayarit, Jalisco, Aguascalientes, Guanajuato, Querétaro, Hidalgo, Veracruz, Michoacán)
Illustration of Leaves
Image from a plant at the Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (UK) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2009
Synonyms in this Database
Quercus oligodonta Seemen ex Loes. (1900) nom. illegit.
Quercus nitidissima Trel. (1924)
Hybrids in this Database
Main Horticultural References
(Grimshaw & Bayton) New Trees (2009) page 718 as Q. eduardii
Recent Monograph References
(Hardÿ & Lamant) Guide illustré des Chênes (2006) Volume 2, page 456 as "eduardii"