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An individual instance of Quercus palustris (pin oak)
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Permanent unique identifier for this particular organism:

http://bioimages.vanderbilt.edu/vanderbilt/12-141


Notes:


This tree is just inside the Susan Gray Playground. A distinctive feature of pin oak is its leaves, which have a small number of narrow lobes that stick straight out from the centerline of the leaf.
In their native habitat, pin oaks are wetland trees. However, they do well in cities and are therefore frequently planted as street trees. This particular tree is one of the largest pin oaks in the arboretum.


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http://bioimages.vanderbilt.edu/vanderbilt/12-141.htm


This organism is a living specimen that is part of the  Vanderbilt University Arboretum  with the local identifier 1-483.


This particular organism is believed to have managed means of establishment.

This organismal entity has the scope: multicellular organism.


Identifications:


Quercus palustris

Münchh.

sec. fna.org 1993

common name: pin oak
family: Fagaceae
Identified 2018-03-27 by Steven J. Baskauf


Location:


Susan Gray School playground, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, US
Click on these geocoordinates to load a map showing the location: 36.14384°, -86.799431°
Coordinate uncertainty about: 10 m.

Location determined from GIS database.



Occurrences were recorded for this particular organism on the following dates:
2018-03-27

The following images document this particular organism.
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whole tree (or vine) - winter
whole tree (or vine) - view up trunk
bark - of a large tree

fna.org 1993 =

Flora of North America Editorial Committee, eds., 1993. Flora of North America North of Mexico. Flora of North America Association, New York, NY, US and Oxford, UK.


Metadata last modified: 2018-03-27T09:21:41.059-05:00
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