Manipur Forest Flora
A Comprehensive Database of Ligneous Plants of Manipur (India)
Designed & Developed by Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Quercus lamellosa Smith

Family: Fagaceae Genus: Quercus Species: Quercus lamellosa Smith






Synonym Cyclobalanopsis lamellosa, Cyclobalanopsis fengii Flower Color Yellow - Orange
Common Name Buk oak Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period Oct-Dec
Altitude 1800-2700 m Fruit Type Acorn
Habit Tree Fruit Details Big, flattened acorn, 2-3 cm long, 3-4 cm in diameter; smooth; enclosed 2/3 to 4/5 by cup; cup sessile, 2-3 cm long, 3-5 cm in diameter, 7-10 concentric rings with flaking edges at maturity
Habitat Occurs in areas of high rainfall such as the ridges flanking Bark Type Rugged
Distribution India, Thailand, Bhutan, Myanmar, Nepaul, Sikkim, China Bark Details Bark grey brown, rough; young twigs yellow tomentose, becoming hairless
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species The tree 30 m tall or more; trunk to 1.5-2.5 m in diameter Leaf Details Leaves oblong-elliptic, 15-30 cm long, dark green, with about 20 pairs of straight parallel veins, which in the upper three quarters of the leaf each end in a marginal tooth

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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