Taxon profile


American Beech
Fagus grandifolia Ehrh.

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

Scientific synonyms

Fagus americana Sweet
Fagus ferruginea Aiton
Fagus grandifolia subsp. heterophylla Camp
Fagus grandifolia var. caroliniana (Loud.) Fern. & Rehd.

Least Concern


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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Dryobius sexnotatus Linsley, 1957 - Six-banded longhorn beetle, Psyrassa unicolor (Randall, 1838), Anthophylax attenuatus (Haldeman, 1847)

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Fagus grandifolia subsp. mexicana (Martínez) A.E.Murray

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