Quercus coccifera L.

Common name

English: Kermes Oak

German: Kermes Eiche

Portuguese: Carrasco, Carrasco-Galego, Carrasqueiro, Carrasquinha, Carvalho Dos Quermes, Carvalho-dos-quermes

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2287)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2189)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1849)

      Order: Fagales (30)

        Family: Fagaceae (21) (family description)

          Genus: Quercus (15)

           Epithet: coccifera L. (1)

coccifera => bearing berries

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: xerophytic

Habit: shrub, tree

Flower colour: green, yellow

External links

Check for Quercus coccifera at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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