Image Number: 1379024

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Plant(s)
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1. Branchlet with young shoots, male catkins (a - d) and female inflorescences (e). - 2. Mature leafy shoot with ripe fruits. Fruits are almost sessile in small groups up to five; the lower half of the acorns are enclosed by the cup. - 3. Ripe acorn. - 4. Empty cup. - 5. Winter-branchlet. After Hempel & Wilhelm, 1889. Photos and explanations from the book: Zelimir Borzan. "Tree and Shrub Names in Latin, Croatian, English, and German, with synonyms", University of Zagreb, 2001.
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Illustration

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Croatia

Subject

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Hamamelidae
Order: Fagales
Family: Fagaceae
Genus: Quercus
Subject: Quercus frainetto Ten.
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Image uploaded:
Tuesday, June 21, 2005
Image last updated:
Thursday, January 3, 2013