overcup oak

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Related to overcup oak: Quercus lyrata
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medium-large deciduous timber tree of central and southern United States

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Nests were in Nuttall (n = 2) and overcup oaks (n = 3), placed near the tops of trees at a mean ([+ or -] SD) height of 25.
Overcup Oak (Quercus lyrata Walter): Occurs on very wet sites on floodplains, and in forested swamps, and sloughs of southwestern Indiana from Sullivan County southward.
Overcup oak (n = 5) and Nuttall oak (n = 4) were also commonly used for primary perches.
Secondary perch trees included water hickory (n = 3), overcup oak (n = 2), water oak (n = 1), and sugarberry (Celtis laevigata; n = 1).
A trail leads visitors to two separate swamp areas, one dominated by bald cypress (Taxodium distichum) and the other dominated by overcup oak (Quercus lyrata).
The order of survival regardless of flood treatments was: baldcypress (Taxodium distichum), overcup oak (Quercus lyrata), Nuttall oak (Quercus nuttalli), willow oak (Quercus phellos), and Shumard oak (Quercus shumardii).
This site has three basic sections: (1) a recently harvested west end dominated by sweetgum, water oak, willow oak, green ash, birch (Betula allegheniensis), and blackgum; (2) a northern portion, containing small sawtimber size trees, dominated by sweetgum, water oak, willow oak, hickory, elm, and red maple (Acer rubrum); and (3) the southern portion, characterized by wet, poorly drained flats and sloughs dominated by overcup oak, green ash, water hickory, and elm (Speights 2007; R.
White oak: American white oak, chestnut oak, swamp white oak, swamp chestnut oak, chinkapin oak, post oak, Appalachian oak, northern white oak, southern white oak, overcup oak.
Data from 59 logs were collected; the species consisted of willow oak, nuttall oak, overcup oak, sweetgum, and bitter pecan.
Related species of white oak also known as chestnut oak, overcup oak, swamp chestnut oak, Appalachian oak, northern and southern oak, stave oak and forked-leaf white oak.
The program has planted 1,070 acres with species such as cypress, nutall and overcup oak, and pecan.
The national champion overcup oak (Quercus lyrata) soars 156 feet high in nearby Berrie County.
Good examples of other species in the white oak group are post, bur and overcup oaks.
Water oaks, laurel oaks, willow oaks, and overcup oaks are among the first trees to drop acorns, and they are preferred foods for whitetails in southern lowlands.
White oaks include Burr oak, overcup oaks, post oak, swamp chestnut and chinkapin oak.