mockernut hickory

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Related to mockernut hickory: pignut hickory, shellbark hickory
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Synonyms for mockernut hickory

smooth-barked North American hickory with 7 to 9 leaflets bearing a hard-shelled edible nut

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Tree species used as alternate roosts (Table 1) were 15 shagbark hickories, 3 shellbark hickories, and 1 each of the following: sugar maple (Acer saccharum), mockernut hickory (Carya tomentosa), honey locust (Gleditsia triacanthos), slippery elm (Ulmus rubra), American elm (Ulmus americana), white oak (Quercus alba).
Just inside the funnel, I found a heavily used trail and a mature mockernut hickory tree 15 yards from it.
The prominent "true" hickories include shagbark hickory, shellbark hickory, pignut hickory and mockernut hickory.
Also commercially important is shellbark hickory (Carya laciniosa) which looks a lot like shagbark, mockernut hickory (Carya tomentosa), and pignut hickory (Carya glabra).
Shagbark hickory, white hickory, red hickory, mockernut hickory, pignut hickory, shellbark hickory