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Quercus prinus  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 19398

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Accepted Name(s): Quercus michauxii Nutt.
    Quercus montana Willd.
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: not accepted - other, see comments   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Fagales of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Quercus prinus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Quercus prinus   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Quercus prinus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nixon, Kevin C. / Flora of North America Editorial Committee (eds.)  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: Fagaceae Dumortier: Beech Family   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Flora of North America North of Mexico, vol. 3: Magnoliophyta: Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae   
  Page(s): xxiii + 590   
  Publisher: Oxford University Press   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-19-511246-6   
  Notes: Also available electronically at   
  Reference for: Quercus prinus   

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  Comment: See comments by Nixon (1997) for a discussion of the 'uncertainty regarding the identify of the Linnean type materials' and the conclusion that 'the names Q. montana and Q. michauxii should be used for the two species that have been variously called Q. prinus. Quercus prinus under this interpretation is a name of uncertain position'  



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