Taxon  Report   7008 
Quercus turbinella  E. Greene
Grey oak,  Shrub live oak, Sonoran scrub oak
Quercus turbinella
© 2013 Jean Pawek
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Quercus turbinella
© 2016 John Doyen
Quercus turbinella
© E.(Jed) and Bonnie McClellan 1999 California Academy of Sciences
Quercus turbinella, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Quercus turbinella
© 2005 Robert Sivinski
Family: FAGACEAE  
Genus: Quercus
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS (ACORNS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Quercus dumosa var. turbinella
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 28, 2016).

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