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Quercus crassipes acorns with inrolled cupule margin
One of the more well-known Mexican oaks in cultivation.

Recent Inclusions in the Oak Names Data Base

 

Key additions or updates to the OAKNAMES database are listed here. 

April 2024

Coombes, Allen J. and Vázquez, Francisco M. (2024). Quercus ×hispanica Lam. Resurrected. Int. Oaks 35:20.

Jablonski, Eike J. and Russell, Ryan (2024), New and Lesser-Known Oak Cultivars, Three Lost Cultivars and a List of Cultivar Trademarks. Int. Oaks 35: 121-130.

Russell, Ryan and Jablonski, Eike J. (2023). New and Lesser-Known Oak Cultivars 2021-2022. Int. Oaks 34: 29-38.

Coombes, Allen J. and Lamant, Thierry (2023). Quercus ×sternbergii (Sternberg's Oak): a New US Hybrid. Int. Oaks 34: 39-44

Mineaki Aizawa, Kaya Maekawa, Hiroko Mochizuki and Kazuya Iizuka (2021). Taxonomic Revision of Quercus serrata subsp. mongolicoidesActa Phytotax. Geobot. 72 (2): 113–123.

González-Villarreal, Luz María (2018). Dos nuevas especies de encinos (Quercus: Fagaceae), adicionales para la Flora de Jalisco y Áreas Colindantes en el Occidente de México. Ibugana Vol. 9: 47-71.

January - March 2023

Vereecke, Patrick (2022). Some Eastern European Oak Hybrids and Their Names. Int. Oaks 33: 51-62.

Fortgens, Gert & Cameron, Roderick (2022). Quercus ×libanerris ‘Tromper’: An Error Disinterred. Int. Oaks 33: 45-50.

Russell, Ryan, Jablonski, Eike J. and Coombes, Allen J. (2021). New and Lesser-Known Oak Cultivars 2020. Int. Oaks 32: 113-124.

Van Meulder, Jef (2014). Nieuwe eikencultivars uit Arboretum Bokrijk. Belgische Dendrologie Belge pp. 9-16

Binh, H. T. & al. (2021). Quercus ngochoaensis (Fagaceae), a new species from Ba Vi National Park, northern, Vietnam. Phytotaxa Vol. 516 No. 3: 283-288

Binh, H. T. & Ngoc, N. V. (2022). Quercus mangdenensis, a new species of Quercus (Fagaceae) from Kon Tum Province, VietnamPhytoKeys 215: 73-79. See also https://doi.org/10.3897/phytokeys.215.93684

Ngoc, H.T.Binh & T.S.Hoang (2022). A new species of Quercus genus (Fagaceae) from Son Tra Peninsula, Central Vietnam. PhytoKeys 206: 61-73. See also https://doi.org/10.3897/phytokeys.206.85635

July 2020

Coombes, Allen J. and Valencia-A, Susanna. 2020. Mexican Oaks, Nomenclatural Notes.  International Oaks, No. 31, pages 15–20. See also https://www.biotaxa.org/Phytotaxa/article/view/phytotaxa.428.2.2

Li, Qiansheng, Gu, Mengmeng and Deng, Min. 2020. Quercus pseudosetulosa Q. S. Li & T. Y. Tu, A New Oak from China. International Oaks, No. 31, pages 21–26. See also DOI: https://doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.373.4.2

April 2018

Thomas Denk, Guido W. Grimm, Paul S. Manos, Min Deng, Andrew L. Hipp (2017). An updated infrageneric classification of the oaks: review of previous taxonomic schemes and synthesis of evolutionary patterns. bioRxiv 168146; doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/168146

Vinagre, C & Gomes, Carlos & Vila-Viçosa, Carlos & Vázquez, Francisco Maria. (2014). Anotaciones a la diversidad del genero Quercus L. (Fagaceae) en la Estremadura portuguesa. Folia Botanica Extremadurensis. 95-97.

March 2018

Binh & al. (2018). Quercus trungkhanhensis (Fagaceae), a New Species from Cao Vit Gibbon Conservation Area, Cao Bang Province, northeastern Vietnam. Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 69 (1): 53–61 (2018)

Binh & al. (2018). A new species and two new records of Quercus (Fagaceae) from northern Vietnam. PhytoKeys 92: 1–15 (2018)

Binh HT, Ngoc NV, Tagane S, Toyama H, Mase K, Mitsuyuki C, Strijk JS, Suyama Y, Yahara T (2018). A taxonomic study of Quercus langbianensis complex based on morphology, and DNA barcodes of classic and next generation sequences. PhytoKeys 95: 37-70. https://doi.org/10.3897/phytokeys.95.21126

Cavender‐Bares, J. , González‐Rodríguez, A. , Eaton, D. A., Hipp, A. A., Beulke, A. and Manos, P. S. (2015). Phylogeny and biogeography of the American live oaks (Quercus subsection Virentes): a genomic and population genetics approach. Mol Ecol, 24: 3668-3687. doi:10.1111/mec.13269

Pérez Mojica, E. y S. Valencia-A. (2017). Estudio preliminar del género Quercus (Fagaceae) en Tamaulipas, México. Acta Botanica Mexicana 120: 59-111. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21829/abm120.2017.1264

Tashev, Alexander & Tsavkov, Evgeni (2017). Validation of the name Quercus protoroburoides (Fagaceae). Phytotaxa, [S.l.], v. 308, n. 2, p. 232–238, june 2017. ISSN 1179-3163. Available at: <https://www.biotaxa.org/Phytotaxa/article/view/phytotaxa.308.2.4>. Date accessed: 18 mar. 2018. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.308.2.4.

Valencia-Avalos, S & Flores Franco, Gabriel & Jiménez Ramírez, Jaime. (2015). A nomenclatural revision of Quercus acutifolia , Q. conspersa and Q. grahamii (Lobatae , Fagaceae). Phytotaxa. 218. 289. 10.11646/phytotaxa.218.3.7.

Valencia-Avalos, S & Coombes, A & Villasenor, JL. (2018). Quercus candicans (Fagaceae) is not a Quercus but a Roldana (Asteraceae). Phytotaxa, [S.l.], v. 333, n. 2, p. 251–258, jan. 2018. ISSN 1179-3163. Available at: <https://www.biotaxa.org/Phytotaxa/article/view/phytotaxa.333.2.9>. Date accessed: 07 mar. 2018. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.333.2.9.