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Dwarf Chinkapin Oak (Quercus prinoides)


Quercus Prinoides, or more commonly know as Dwarf Chinkapin Oak, is a tree shrub of the genus Quercus. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Quercus Prinoides or Dwarf Chinkapin Oak's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Virginia, Vermont and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Quercus
  • Family: Fagaceae
  • Order: Fagales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Tree Shrub
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N)
  • State T/E Status: RI (SC)
  • State T/E Common Name: RI (dwarf chestnut oak)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: UPL FACU-
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(NI) 2(UPL) 3(FACU-*) 5(UPL) 6(NI)

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