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effect of a quercus robur on its understory environment. by Gwynneth J. Maka

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Published by University of East Anglia in Norwich .
Written in English


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Thesis (M.Phil.), University of East Anglia, School of Development Studies, 1993.

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Open LibraryOL20717093M

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Pedunculate oak (Quercus robur) is large, long-lived deciduous tree, widely distributed in er with sessile oak (Q. petraea), to which pedunculate oak is very similar, it is one of the most economically and ecologically important deciduous forest tree species in wood from oaks is hard and durable and valued for several purposes including for construction, furniture. Quercus robur is native to Asia Minor (an area corresponding to the western two-thirds of Turkey), North Africa, the Caucasus (a geopolitical region at the border of Europe and Asia) and Europe. One of English oak's most recognisable characteristics is the shape of its leaves. Pale green in colour, they have four or five lobes on each side and. Quercus robur (Latin quercus, "oak" + robur "strength, hard timber") is the type species of the genus (the species by which the oak genus Quercus is defined), and a member of the white oak section (Quercus section Quercus).The populations in Italy, southeast Europe, and Asia Minor and the Caucasus are sometimes treated as separate species, Q. brutia Tenore, Q. pedunculiflora K. Koch Clade: Tracheophytes. Gap cutting and its effects on the understory vegetation in the pedunculate oak-hornbeam forests of Szatmár-Bereg Plain (NE Hungary). Abstract Lowland oak-hornbeam forests are one of the important sites of quality oak wood production.