Flush comparison of four W. Himalaya Quercus (Oak) species : 5 posts by 5 authors. Attachments (1)

Here is the flush comparison of 4 out of 6 native Quercus species to the Western Himalaya.
Photo location:
1. Quercus baloot: Kalpa (2960m), Himachal Pradesh.
2. Quercus semecarpifolia: Hatu Peak (3400m), Himachal Pradesh.
3. Quercus oblongata: Kalesar National Park, Haryana. (from my private collection). Earlier known as Quercus leucotrichophora.
4. Quercus floribunda: Kufri (2682m), Himachal Pradesh. Earlier known as Quercus dilatata.


Leaves of Quercus oblongata


Leaves of Quercus semecarpifolia


Leaves of Q.floribunda, Q. glauca, Q. oblongata and Q.semecarpifolia

Quercus helferiana A.DC. (Assam to S. China: Assam, China South-Central, China Southeast, Hainan, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam as per POWO)


Quercus lanata Sm. (Assam; China South-Central; East Himalaya; Myanmar; Nepal; Sri Lanka; Thailand; Tibet; Vietnam; West Himalaya as per Catalogue of Life)



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