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Quercus palmeri
Quercus palmeri
Palmer Oak
Photographer: Aaron Schusteff

ID: 0000 0000 1019 0912 (2019-10-13)

Copyright © 2019 Aaron Schusteff

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  • date of photo  Apr 2, 2016
  • location   Upper Short Canyon (Kern County, California, US)
  • family Fagaceae
  • notes   This is a rare & fascinating oak, with distinctive, widely-flared and undulate acorn caps, and stiff sharply toothed leaves growing as a scrub oak or small densely-branched tree.

    The image is a collage of two photos, with each acorn cap on the outer edges flipped upside-down between taking the top and bottom photo.

  • photo category: Plant - tree/shrub

  • common names   Palmer Oak, Palmer's Oak, Dunn Oak (photographer)
  • Look for Jepson Manual treatments, maps (University & Jepson Herbaria)
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  • The photographer's identification Quercus palmeri has not been reviewed. Click here to review or comment on the identification.

    Using this photo   The thumbnail photo (128x192 pixels) on this page may be freely used for personal or academic purposes without prior permission under the Fair Use provisions of US copyright law as long as the photo is clearly credited with © 2019 Aaron Schusteff. For other uses, or if you have questions, contact Aaron Schusteff arbonius2[AT] (Replace the [AT] with the @ symbol before sending an email.)


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