Taxon profile


Japanese Chestnut
Castanea crenata Sieb. & Zucc.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Fagales »  family Fagaceae »  genus Castanea - chestnut

Scientific synonyms

Castanea japonica Blume
Castanea pubinervis (Hassk.) C. Schneider
Castanea stricta Siebold & Zucc.

Least Concern


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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Chlorophorus diadema inhirsutus Matsushita, 1934, Asaperda rufipes Bates, 1873, Pseudaeolesthes chrysothrix (Bates, 1873), Anaglyptus matsushitai Hayashi, 1955, Anoplophora malasica (Thomson, 1865) - White-spotted Longicorn Beetle

Links and literature

EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Castanea crenata Siebold & Zucc.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012

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