Taxon profile


Water Birch
Betula occidentalis Hook.

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

Scientific synonyms

Betula papyrifera subsp. occidentalis (Hook.) Hultén
Betula papyrifera var. occidentalis (Hook.) Sarg.
Betula beeniana A. Nels.
Betula fontinalis Sarg.
Betula occidentalis var. inopina (Jepson) C.L. Hitchc.

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 Betula occidentalis Hook.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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