Quercus laurifolia

Family:FAGACEAE
Species:Quercus laurifolia Michx.
Common Name:LAUREL OAK; DIAMOND OAK
Plant Notes:**
Status:Native, FACW (DEP), FACW (NWPL), T (WAP)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyFAGACEAE
Genus Quercus
Species Quercus laurifolia Michx. - LAUREL OAK; DIAMOND OAK

Citation

Citation QUERCUS LAURIFOLIA Michaux, Hist. Chênes Amér. no. 10, t. 17. 1801.
Basionym: **
Type: **

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Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Dryopsila laurina Dryopsila laurina Rafinesque, Alsogr. Amer. 27. 1838, nom. alt.BASIONYM: Quercus laurina Rafinesque 1838, non Humboldt & Bonpland 1809. 
Dryopsila maritima Dryopsila maritima Rafinesque, Alsogr. Amer. 27. 1838, nom. alt.BASIONYM: Quercus maritima Rafinesque 1838, non (Michaux) Willdenow 1805. 
Dryopsila verrucosa var. obliqua Dryopsila verrucosa Rafinesque, var. obliqua Rafinesque, Alsogr. Amer. 26. 1838, nom. alt.BASIONYM: Quercus verrucosa Rafinesque, var. obliqua Rafinesque 1838. 
Quercus aquatica var. hybrida Quercus aquatica Walter, var. hybrida Chapman, Fl. South. U.S. 421. 1860. TYPE: FLORIDA: "West Florida", Schurlock's Spring, s.d., Chapman s.n. (holotype: NY).
Quercus aquatica var. laurifolia Quercus aquatica Walter, var. laurifolia (Michaux) Alph. de Candolle, in de Candolle, Prodr. 16(2): 68. 1864.BASIONYM: Quercus laurifolia Michaux 1801. 
Quercus arenicola Quercus arenicola Ashe, Rhodora 24: 77. 1922.BASIONYM: Quercus aquatica Walter, var. hybrida Chapman 1860. 
Quercus geminata forma maritima Quercus geminata Small, forma maritima (Michaux) Trelease, Mem. Natl. Acad. Sci. 20: 115. 1924.BASIONYM: Quercus phellos Linnaeus, var. maritima Michaux 1801. 
Quercus hemisphaerica Quercus hemisphaerica W. Bartram ex Willdenow, Sp. Pl. 4: 443. 1805. TYPE: "Georgia, Florida",
Quercus hemisphaerica var. maritima Quercus hemisphaerica W. Bartram ex Willdenow, var. maritima (Michaux) C. H. Müller, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 65: 35. 1961.BASIONYM: Quercus phellos Linnaeus, var maritima Michaux 1801. 
Quercus hybrida Quercus hybrida (Michaux) Ashe, Proc. Soc. Amer. Forest. 11: 88. 1916, non Brotero 1805, nec Bechstein 1829, nec Houba 1887, nec (Chapman) Small 1903.BASIONYM: Quercus laurifolia Michaux, var. hybrida Michaux 1801. 
Quercus hybrida Quercus hybrida (Chapman) Small, Fl. S.E. U.S. 350, 1329. 1903, non Brotero 1805, nec Bechstein 1829, nec Houba 1887.BASIONYM: Quercus aquatica Walter, var. hybrida Chapman 1860. 
Quercus ilexoides Quercus ilexoides Rafinesque, Alsogr. Amer. 23. 1838. TYPE: FLORIDA:
Quercus laurifolia forma dentata Quercus laurifolia Michaux, forma dentata Trelease, Mem. Natl. Acad. Sci. 20: 157. 1924. TYPE: FLORIDA: Manatee Co.: Oneco, s.d., Reasoner 403 (holotype: ILL?).
Quercus laurifolia subsp. maritima Quercus laurifolia Michaux, subsp. maritima (Michaux) E. Murray, Kalmia 13: 26. 1983.BASIONYM: Quercus phellos Linnaeus, var. maritima Michaux 1801. 
Quercus laurifolia var. acuta Quercus laurifolia Michaux, var. acuta Willdenow, Sp. Pl. 4: 428. 1805, nom. inadmiss.BASIONYM: Quercus laurifolia Michaux 1801. 
Quercus laurifolia var. hybrida Quercus laurifolia Michaux, var. hybrida Michaux, Hist. Chênes Amér. no. 10, t. 18. 1801.  
Quercus laurifolia var. maritima Quercus laurifolia Michaux, var. maritima (Michaux) E. Murray, Kalmia 13: 26. 1983.BASIONYM: Quercus phellos Linnaeus, var. maritima Michaux 1801. 
Quercus laurifolia var. obtusa Quercus laurifolia Michaux, var. obtusa Willdenow, Sp. Pl. 4: 428. 1805, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Quercus laurifolia Michaux, var. hybrida Michaux 1801. 
Quercus laurifolia var. rhombica Quercus laurifolia Michaux, var. rhombica (Sargent) Trelease, Mem. Natl. Acad. Sci. 20: 157. 1924.BASIONYM: Quercus rhombica Sargent 1918. 
Quercus laurina Quercus laurina Rafinesque, Alsogr. Amer. 27. 1838, non Humboldt & Bonpland 1809. TYPE: "Florida, Carol. &c."
Quercus maritima Quercus maritima Rafinesque, Alsogr. Amer. 27. 1838, non (Michaux) Willdenow 1805. TYPE: "Florida &c.",
Quercus maritima Quercus maritima (Michaux) Willdenow, Sp. Pl. 4: 424. 1805, non W. Bartram 1791.BASIONYM: Quercus phellos Linnaeus, var. maritima Michaux 1801. 
Quercus nigra forma hemisphaerica Quercus nigra Linnaeus, forma hemisphaerica (W. Bartram ex Willdenow) Trelease, Mem. Natl. Acad. Sci. 20: 159, 160. 1924.BASIONYM: Quercus hemisphaerica W. Bartram ex Willdenow 1805. 
Quercus nitida Quercus nitida Rafinesque, Alsogr. Amer. 20. 1838. TYPE: "Carol. and Florida",
Quercus obtusa Quercus obtusa Ashe, Torreya 18: 72. 1918.BASIONYM: Quercus laurifolia Michaux, var. obtusa Willdenow 1805, nom. illegit.; Quercus laurifolia Michaux, var. hybrida Michaux 1801. 
Quercus phellos var. laurifolia Quercus phellos Linnaeus, var. laurifolia (Michaux) Chapman, Fl. South. U.S. 420. 1860.BASIONYM: Quercus laurifolia Michaux 1801. 
Quercus phellos var. maritima Quercus phellos Linnaeus, var. maritima Michaux, Hist. Chênes Amér. no. 7(2), t. 13(3). 1801.  
Quercus rhombica Quercus rhombica Sargent, Bot. Gaz. 65: 430. 1918. TYPE: ALABAMA: Dallas Co.: Sardis (now Berlin), 2 Oct 1917, Cocks 4706 (holotype: GH ?)
Quercus suberoides Quercus suberoides Rafinesque, Med. Repos., ser. 2. 5: 360. 1808.  
Quercus uliginosa var. laurifolia Quercus uliginosa Wangenheim, var. laurifolia (Michaux) Zabel, in Beissner et al., Handb. Landholzben. 66. 1903.BASIONYM: Quercus laurifolia Michaux 1801. 
Quercus verrucosa var. obliqua Quercus verrucosa Rafinesque, var. obliqua Rafinesque, Alsogr. Amer. 26. 1838. TYPE: FLORIDA:
Quercus virens var. maritima Quercus virens Aiton, var. maritima (Michaux) Chapman, Fl. South. U.S. 421. 1860.BASIONYM: Quercus phellos Linnaeus, var. maritima Michaux 1801. 
Quercus virginiana var. maritima Quercus virginiana Miller, var. maritima (Michaux) Sargent, Silva N. Amer. 8: 100. 1895.BASIONYM: Quercus phellos Linnaeus, var. maritima Michaux 1801. 
Quercus laurifolia forma arenaria Quercus laurifolia Michaux, form arenaria Trelease, Mem. Natl. Acad. Sci. 20: 155. 1924.  
Quercus laurifolia forma obovatifolia Quercus laurifolia Michaux, forma obovatifolia (Sargent) Trelease, Mem. Natl. Acad. Sci. 20: 157. 1924.BASIONYM: Quercus rhombica Sargent, var. obovatifolia Sargent 1918. 
Quercus obtusa var. obovatifolia Quercus obtusa (Willdenow) Ashe, var. obovatifolia (Sargent) Ashe, Rhodora 24: 78. 1922.BASIONYM: Quercus rhombica Sargent, var. obovatifolia Sargent 1918. 
Quercus rhombica var. obovatifolia Quercus rhombica Sargent, var. obovatifolia Sargent, Bot. Gaz. 65: 431. 1918. TYPE: TEXAS: Jefferson Co.: Beaumont, 14 Sep 1917, Palmer 1274 (holotype: A?).
Quercus rhombifolia Quercus rhombifolia Riddell, New Orleans Med. Surg. J. 9: 614. 1853. TYPE: LOUISIANA: Rapides Par.: Near Alexandria, s.d., Hale s.n. (holotype: ?).