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Collection Details

Species: Quercus stellata Wang.

Fagaceae Quercus stellata Wang.
Bruce Benz , A. Neill, T. Rehman, R. Gonzalez, R. Morris, J. Segler, M. Rose, B. Todd, T. Flink, T. Meyers, B. Salazar, K. Katt, J. F 2567

Collection Date: 8 October 2011
Determined By: A. K. Neill
Determination Date: 5 November 2011
Institution: BRIT


Continent: North America

Country: United States of America

Region: Texas

Subregion: Wise County

Locality Description: FWISD Truelson-Hightower Outdoor Learning Center (494 County Road 4869 Azle, Tx. 76020) located on the northwest shore of Eagle Mountain Lake. Collected within the permanent 0.1 ha plot located in the southeast corner of the 228-acre facility, approximately 50 meters from the lakeshore, at edge of prairie grassland.


Habitat Description: Western crosstimbers. Undisturbed bottomland forest dominated by Quercus stellata, Quercus shumardii, and Ulmus crassifolia. On the eastward rocky limestone slopes draining to Eagle Mountain Lake.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Mature tree with immature acorns, common throughout plot.
Sub Plot: 00, 00
Tag #: 3

Min. Height: 16 m

Min. DBH: 35 cm

Local Name: Post Oak

Other Data

Research Site: Fort Worth ISD Truelson-Hightower Outdoor Learning Center

Project: Flora of Wise County, Texas

Basis of Specimen: Preserved specimen