Quercus sumatrana

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Quercus sumatrana
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fagales
Family: Fagaceae
Genus: Quercus
Species: Q. sumatrana
Binomial name
Quercus sumatrana
Soepadmo 1966

Quercus sumatrana is an oak native to the islands of Sumatra and Borneo in Indonesia and Malaysia. On Borneo, it is reported from Sarawak, Sabah and East Kalimantan. This is a very large emergent tree up to 60 m (180 feet) tall, growing in mixed dipterocarp forest up to 1400 m in altitude.[1][2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Soepadmo, Garden Bulletin of Singapore 21: 387 1966.
  2. ^ Plants of Southeast Asia, Quercus sumatrana
  3. ^ Oaks of the World