Trigonobalanus

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Trigonobalanus
Trigonobalanus doichangensis - Kunming Botanical Garden - DSC03195.JPG
Trigonobalanus doichangensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fagales
Family: Fagaceae
Genus: Trigonobalanus
Species

See text.

Synonyms
  • Colombobalanus Nixon & Crepet 1989
  • Formanodendron Nixon & Crepet 1989


Trigonobalanus is a genus of three species of evergreen trees in the family Fagaceae, related to beeches and chestnuts. The species are widely scattered, with one in northern South America and two in southeast Asia; some botanists treat the three species in separate genera. The three species, with their authors, major synonyms, and distribution, are:

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