Taxon profile


Castanea Mill.

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

Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Colotois pennaria (Linnaeus, 1761) - Feathered Thorn

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

species Castanea crenata Sieb. & Zucc. - Japanese Chestnut

Castanea crenata

species Castanea dentata (Marshall) Borkh. - American Chestnut
species Castanea henryi (Skan) Rehder & E. H. Wilson - Henry's Chestnut
species Castanea mollissima Blume - Chinese Chestnut
species Castanea ozarkensis Ashe - Ozark chinkapin
species Castanea pumila (L.) Mill. - Allegeny Chinkapin
species Castanea sativa Mill. - Sweet Chestnut

Castanea sativa

species Castanea seguinii Dode


Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1323855]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Castanea P. Miller, 1754]
Data retrieved on: 9 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Castanea Mill.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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