Taxon profile


Evergreen Oak
Quercus ilex L.

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

Scientific synonyms

Quercus alpina Endl.
Quercus ballota var. grandifolia Colmeiro
Quercus ballota var. obovatifolia Colmeiro
Quercus bellota Colmeiro & E.Boutelou
Quercus castellana Poir.
Quercus cookii Loudon
Quercus crispa K.Koch
Quercus cyclophylla Welw. ex Nyman
Quercus expansa Poir.
Quercus fagifolia K.Koch

Other names

= Holly Oak
= Holm Oak

Least Concern



outer bark

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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Curculio glandium Marsham, 1802

consumer: Cerambyx welensii Küster, 1846, Anaesthetis testacea (Fabricius, 1781), Cerambyx cerdo mirbeckii (Lucas, 1842), Purpuricenus budensis (Götz, 1783), Pogonocherus hispidus (Linnaeus, 1758), ...

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Quercus ilex subsp. rotundifolia (Lam.) Tab. Morais

Quercus ilex subsp. rotundifolia

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