blackjack oak

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a common scrubby deciduous tree of central and southeastern United States having dark bark and broad three-lobed (club-shaped) leaves

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coccinea, Q rubra Blackjack oak Quercus marilandica 18171 Bottomland 279 (Cottonwood, willow) Populus spp., Salix spp.
The pyrophile, blackjack oak (Quercus marilandica--probably including much "black oak"), was locally dominant then, but it has now greatly declined.
Blackjack oak was second in IV in open canopy communities (prairie and savanna) while in open and closed forests hickories and maples were second and third in importance.
Of the oak species, he reported that 40% were Plateau (live) oak, 33% were post oak, 9% were blackjack oak, 6% were Texas (Spanish) oak, and 12% other.
A visual comparison of post oak and blackjack oak heights suggested that a single equation would fit the combined data, so a Chapman-Richards equation was fit to this height-DBH relationship.
Post oak (Quercus stellata), blackjack oak (Quercus marilandica), Lacey oak (Quercus laceyi), netleaf hackberry (Celtis reticulata), and honey mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa) are also present.
Dominant trees of the uplands are post oak (Quercus stellata), blackjack oak (Q.
Woodlands that cloak the crests and slopes are dominated by a variety of oaks, mostly post oak (Quercus stellata) and blackjack oak (Q.
From there, he would probably cross the ridge and down into a thick canyon crammed with scrubby blackjack oaks. At the bottom remained a few pools of water, which was in scant supply.