Quercus costaricensis

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Quercus costaricensis
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fagales
Family: Fagaceae
Genus: Quercus
Section: Lobatae
Species: Q. costaricensis
Binomial name
Quercus costaricensis
Liebm. 1854

Quercus costaricensis is a species of oak native to Central America (Costa Rica, Honduras, and Panama).[2][3][4] It is often found with Quercus copeyensis in the upper montane forests, to 3100 meters elevation.[5]


  1. ^ The Plant List, Quercus costaricensis Liebm.
  2. ^ Hazlett, D. L. 1979. A first report on the vegetation of Celaque. Ceiba 23(2): 114–128
  3. ^ Morales Quirós, J. F. 2015. Santalaceae. En: Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica. Vol. VIII. B.E. Hammel, M.H. Grayum, C. Herrera & N. Zamora (eds.). Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 131: 13–36
  4. ^ Correa A., M.D., C. Galdames & M. Stapf. 2004. Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares de Panamá 1–599. Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panamá
  5. ^ Technological Institute of Costa Rica: Quercus costaricensis Archived November 11, 2005, at the Wayback Machine.

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