Taxon profile


American Filbert
Corylus americana Walter

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Fagales »  family Betulaceae »  genus Corylus - Hazel

Scientific synonyms

Corylus americana var. altior Farw.
Corylus calyculata Dippel
Corylus americana var. calyculata (Dippel) H.J.P. Winkl.
Corylus humilis Willd.
Corylus americana var. indehiscens Palmer & Steyermark
Corylus cornuta f. inermis Fernald
Corylus cornuta var. megaphylla Vict. & Rousseau
Corylus mexicana K. Koch
Corylus americana var. missouriensis A. DC.
Corylus americana f. missouriensis (A. DC.) Fernald

Other names

= American hazel
= American Hazelnut

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Corylus americana Walter]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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