Quercus alba

Family:FAGACEAE
Species:Quercus alba L.
Common Name:WHITE OAK
Plant Notes:**
Status:Native, FACU (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyFAGACEAE
Genus Quercus
Species Quercus alba L. - WHITE OAK

Citation

Citation QUERCUS ALBA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 996. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: VIRGINIA: Without data, Kalm s.n. (lectotype: LINN 1128.26). Lectotypified by Nixon & Barrie, in C. E. Jarvis, Order out of Chaos 783. 2007.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Bay FSU  
Calhoun USF  
Gadsden USF  
Jackson FLAS  
Jefferson USF  
Leon USF  
Liberty FSU  
Okaloosa USF  
Suwannee FLAS  
Taylor FLAS  
Wakulla USF  
Walton USF  
Washington FSU  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Quercus alba forma pinnatifida Quercus alba Linnaeus, forma pinnatifida Rehder, Bibl. Cult. Trees 132. 1949, nom. inadmiss.BASIONYM: Quercus alba Linnaeus, var. pinnatifida Michaux 1801, nom. inadmiss.; Quercus alba Linnaeus 1753. 
Quercus alba var. pinnatifida Quercus alba Linnaeus, var. pinnatifida Michaux, Hist. Chênes Amér. no. 4. 1801, nom. inadmiss.BASIONYM: Quercus alba Linnaeus 1753. 
Quercus alba forma heterophylla Quercus alba Linnaeus, forma heterophylla Ettingshausen & Krasan ex Trelease, Mem. Natl. Acad. Sci. 20: 102, 103. 1924.  
Quercus alba forma latiloba Quercus alba Linnaeus, forma latiloba (Sargent) Trelease, Mem. Natl. Acad. Sci. 20: 102, 103. 1924.BASIONYM: Quercus alba Linnaeus, var. latiloba Sargent 1918. 
Quercus alba forma longigemma Quercus alba Linnaeus, forma longigemma Trelease, Mem. Natl. Acad. Sci. 20: 103. 1924.  
Quercus alba forma microcarpa Quercus alba Linnaeus, forma microcarpa (Alph. de Candolle) Trelease, Mem. Natl. Acad. Sci. 20: 102, 103. 1924.BASIONYM: Quercus alba Linnaeus, var. microcarpa Alph. de Candolle 1864. 
Quercus alba forma repanda Quercus alba Linnaeus, forma repanda (Michaux) Trelease, Mem. Natl. Acad. Sci. 20: 102, 103. 1924.BASIONYM: Quercus alba Linnaeus, var. repanda Michaux 1801. 
Quercus alba forma ryderi Quercus alba Linnaeus, forma ryderi Trelease, Mem. Natl. Acad. Sci. 20: 102. 1924.  
Quercus alba forma sublyrata Quercus alba Linnaeus, forma sublyrata Trelease, Mem. Natl. Acad. Sci. 20: 103. 1924. TYPE: MISSISSIPPI: Adams Co.: Natchez, s.d., Sterrett 11 (holotype: ILL?).
Quercus alba forma viridis Quercus alba Linnaeus, forma viridis Trelease, Mem. Natl. Acad. Sci. 20: 102. 1924.  
Quercus alba var. latiloba Quercus alba Linnaeus, var. latiloba Sargent, Bot. Gaz. 65: 435. 1918.  
Quercus alba var. microcarpa Quercus alba Linnaeus, var. microcarpa Alph. de Candolle, in de Candolle, Prodr. 16(2): 22. 1864. TYPE: MISSOURI: St. Louis Co.: Prope St. Louis, s.d., Engelmann s.n. (holotype: G-DC?).
Quercus alba var. repanda Quercus alba Linnaeus, var. repanda Michaux, Hist. Chênes Amér. no. 4, t. 5(2). 1801. TYPE: "Carolina",
Quercus nigrescens Quercus nigrescens Rafinesque, Alsogr. Amer. 19. 1838.  
Quercus repanda Quercus repanda (Michaux) Rafinesque, Alsogr. Amer. 19. 1838, non Humboldt & Bonpland 1809.BASIONYM: Quercus alba Linnaeus, var. repanda Michaux 1801. 
Quercus retusa Quercus retusa Rafinesque, Alsogr. Amer. 22. 1838. TYPE: ALABAMA: