Lithocarpus densiflorus

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Synonyms for Lithocarpus densiflorus

evergreen tree of the Pacific coast area having large leathery leaves

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Volkswagen presente un pickup base sur la plateforme modulaire transversale (MQB) pour la premiere fois: l'Atlas Tanoak a transmission integrale.
Volkswagen AG (Xetra: VW), a Germany-based automaker, is planning to develop a production Atlas Tanoak pickup for the United States market.
After this confusing start, the trail sets out through big Douglas firs and tanoaks with glimpses down to river riffles.
The disease, which has reached epidemic proportions in California is causing widespread death of Oak and Tanoak Trees and is commonly known there as "Sudden Oak Death".
In our dataset, obvious habitat differences would not account for differences in disease exposure, given the presence of live oak, tanoak, redwood, and Douglas fir at many sites.
The principal host for the fungus in North America is tanoak (Lithocarpus), not a true oak at all but one whose bark is widely used in the tanning industry.
Phytophthora kills native trees faster than vineyard expansion plans, and affects tanoak, coastal live oak, black oak, madrone, bay laurel, and huckleberry--all primary components of California coastal and interior forests.
In other species like chinquapins, tanoak, and "2-year oaks," the nut flower primordia form in the autumn and are pollinated the next spring.
Lower-elevation forests in the watershed are dominated by Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii) and hardwoods such as tanoak (Lithocarpus densiflorus) and Pacific madrone (Arbutus menziesii).
The dune soils and the young soils on the eroded cliff slopes between terraces support mixed forests, mostly bishop pine, Douglas-fir, coast redwood, and tanoak (Lithocarpus densiflorus).
The Tanoak is a concept vehicle, according to Volkswagen.