Carya glabra


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Synonyms for Carya glabra

an American hickory tree having bitter nuts

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Acorns and hickory nuts are minus pericarp Food type Caloric value (Kcal x g dry [wt.sup.-1] [+ or -] sd) Carya glabra 7.97 [+ or -] 0.33 Comus florida 5.36 [+ or -] 0.12 Quercus velutina 5.21 [+ or -] 0.13 Quercus nigra 5.20 [+ or -] 0.17 Quercus alba 3.91 [+ or -] 0.03 (a) Caloric value from Burns and Veirs 1973, Gibbes and Barrett 2011
(#) Carya glabra (Mill.) Sweet; Pignut Hickory; Woods; Common; C = 4; BSUH 13453.
Koch 6.2 4.9 2.9 Carya glabra (Mill.) Sweet 0.7 6.8 4.2 Acer saccharum Marsh 7.8 3.6 0.7 Tilia americana L.
Also commercially important is shellbark hickory (Carya laciniosa) which looks a lot like shagbark, mockernut hickory (Carya tomentosa), and pignut hickory (Carya glabra).
Red oak 7 (4.1) 4 (1.8) Carya glabra Pignut hickory 6 (2.2) 3 (0.2) Carpinus caroliniana American hornbeam 5 (1.2) 3 (0.2) Nyssa sylvatica Black gum 1 (0.1) 1 (2.0) Maclura pomifera Osage-orange 2 (1.8) 0 Populous deltoides Eastern cottonwood 2 (0.7) 0 Prunus serotina Black cherry 4 (0.3) 2 (0.8) Quercus alba White Oak 4 (0.9) 2 (0.1) Quercus palustris Pin oak 1 (0.9) 0 Viburnum acerifolium Maple leaf vibimum 1 (0.4) 0 Crataegus spp.
rubra L.), and black oak, along with shagbark and pignut (Carya glabra (Miller) Sweet) hickory, was more prevalent (Hedge 1997).
Hydric floodplain (N = 7) RIV ([double Species Name DEN * BA ** FRQ *** dagger]) Acer negundo 5.7 1.0 0.6 2 Acer rubrum 12.9 4.1 0.7 4 Acer saccharum 14.3 3.6 0.6 3 Betula alleghaniensis -- -- -- -- Betula lenta -- -- -- -- Betula nigra 71.4 39.6 1.0 16 Carpinus caroliniana 132.8 3.7 1.0 11 Carya cordiformis 70.0 7.7 0.9 8 Carya glabra -- -- -- -- Carya laciniosa 1.4 1.3 0.6 3 Carya ovalis -- -- -- -- Carya ovata 1.4 0.2 0.1 ([dagger]) Carya sp.
2.0 0.6 1.8 0.4 <0.1 0.8 Acer platanoides 0.6 2.1 1.2 0.6 0.8 Carya cordiformis 0.6 1.7 1.2 0.6 0.7 Carya glabra 0.6 0.6 0.6 1.8 0.6 Robinia pseudoacacia 0.6 1.2 <0.1 1.8 0.6 Celtis occidentalis 1.2 <0.1 1.8 0.5 Crataegus sp.
Most likely, it is an American elm, possibly a hickory, of which the best candidate would be the pignut, Carya glabra. But I may be way off base.
The species having the highest importance values in the overstory are Acer saccharum (16.5%) and Quercus alba (15.3%), followed by Carya glabra (9.3%) and Ostrya virginiana (8.1%) (Table 1).