BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

BETULACEAE (birches, hazels, hornbeams and alders)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Family)

Alnus Mill. (alders)
Alnus cordata (Italian Alder), eg: Alnus cordata (Italian Alder) - Leaf - upperside Alnus glutinosa (Alder), eg: Alnus glutinosa (Alder) - Leaf - upper side Alnus incana (Grey Alder), eg: Alnus incana (Grey Alder) - Male catkins
Species 3 subtaxa 2 ident refs
Betula L. (birches)
Betula papyrifera (Paper Birch), eg: Betula papyrifera (Paper Birch) - Tree Betula pendula (Silver Birch), eg: Betula pendula (Silver Birch) - Winter silhouette Betula pubescens (Downy Birch), eg: Betula pubescens (Downy Birch) - Trees Unidentified Betula (Unidentified Birches), eg: Unidentified Betula (Unidentified Birches) - Snow-covered winter trees
Species 5 subtaxa 2 ident refs
Carpinus betulus L. (Hornbeam)
Leaf spray
Species    
Corylus avellana L. (Hazel)
Nut eaten by wood mouse
Species   1 ident refs
Corylus maxima Mill. (Filbert) Species   1 ident refs

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 11 general literature references to BETULACEAE (birches, hazels, hornbeams and alders)

BETULACEAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
Broadleaved trees (via Fagales) Trees Trees and shrubs Trees, shrubs, woody and climbing plants (via Broadleaved trees)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 2378 feeding and other relationships of BETULACEAE (birches, hazels, hornbeams and alders)

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