BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

FAGALES (forest trees)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Order)

BETULACEAE (birches, hazels, hornbeams and alders)
Alnus (alders), eg: Alnus glutinosa (Alder) - Leaf - upper side Betula (birches), eg: Betula papyrifera (Paper Birch) - Tree Carpinus betulus (Hornbeam), eg: Carpinus betulus (Hornbeam) - Leaf spray Corylus (hazels), eg: Corylus avellana (Hazel) - Nut eaten by wood mouse
Family 11 subtaxa 6 ident refs
FAGACEAE (forest trees)
Castanea (sweet chestnuts), eg: Castanea sativa (Sweet Chestnut) - Trunk and bark Fagus (beeches), eg: Fagus sylvatica (Beech) - Tree Quercus (oaks), eg: Quercus petraea (Sessile Oak) - Trichomes - on leaf underside
Family 10 subtaxa 7 ident refs
JUGLANDACEAE (walnuts, hickories, wingnuts) Family 2 subtaxa  
Juglans nigra L. (Black Walnut)
Leaf tip
Species    
Juglans regia L. (Walnut)
Foliage
Species    
MYRICACEAE (myrtles) Family 1 subtaxon  
Myrica gale L. (Bog Myrtle, Bog-myrtle, Sweet Gale)
Bush - in flower
Species    
NOTHOFAGACEAE (southern beeches) Family 1 subtaxon  
Nothofagus obliqua (Mirb.) Blume (Roble)
Stem and leaf bases
Species    
(Trees with bark of pH 3.8-5.8) (very acid-barked trees)
Betula (birches), eg: Betula papyrifera (Paper Birch) - Tree Quercus (oaks), eg: Quercus petraea (Sessile Oak) - Trichomes - on leaf underside
Informal 15 subtaxa 16 ident refs

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 42 general literature references to FAGALES (forest trees)

FAGALES 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 5999 feeding and other relationships of FAGALES (forest trees)

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