Australian New Crops Info 2016
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Quercus ajoensis

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Quercus ajoensis

 

This species has also been known as:

Quercus turbinella var. ajoensis, Quercus turbinella subsp. ajoensis

 

Common names:

Ajo Mountain Scrub Oak

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Quercus ajoensis: 5]

 

 

Popularity of Quercus ajoensis over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Quercus ajoensis (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Quercus ajoensis as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 6]

 

floristics (1), leaf margin analysis (LMA) (1), North America (1), synthetic floras (1), temperature (1), trees (1)

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

charcoal (88.75), grain legume (3.67), timber (2.44), ornamental (1.19), medicinal (0.56), fruit (0.41), poison (0.40), weed (0.31), starch (0.18), cereal (0.13)…..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Recent mentions of this species in the literature:
[since 2012, with links to abstracts; The references from 1901-2013 which have been used for the trend, keyword and crop use/product analyses below, are listed below these references]

 

Villaseñor JL (2016) Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87, 559-902. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1870345316300707

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Quercus ajoensis: 5; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Adams JM, Green WA and Zhang Y (2008) Leaf margins and temperature in the North American flora: Recalibrating the paleoclimatic thermometer. Global and Planetary Change 60, 523-34. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0921818107001166

Liu B, Phillips FM and Campbell AR (1996) Stable carbon and oxygen isotopes of pedogenic carbonates, Ajo Mountains, southern Arizona: implications for paleoenvironmental change. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 124, 233-46. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0031018295000933

Ritchie JC (1995) Current trends in studies of long-term plant community dynamics. New Phytologist 130, 469-94. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-8137.1995.tb04325.x

Thomas R VD (1987) Holocene vegetation and climate in the Puerto Blanco Mountains, southwestern Arizona. Quaternary Research 27, 51-72. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0033589487900494

Muller CH (1961) The origin of Quercus fusiformis Small1. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 58, 1-12. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1095-8339.1961.tb01076.x

 


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Grateful acknowledgment is made to the following: for plant names: Australian Plant Name Index, Australian National Herbarium http://www.anbg.gov.au/cpbr/databases/apni-search-full.html; ; The International Plant Names Index, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew/Harvard University Herbaria/Australian National Herbarium http://www.ipni.org/index.html; Plants Database, United States Department of Agriculture, National Resources Conservation Service http://plants.usda.gov/;DJ Mabberley (1997) The Plant Book, Cambridge University Press (Second Edition); JH Wiersma and B Leon (1999) World Economic Plants, CRC Press; RJ Hnatiuk (1990) Census of Australian Vascular Plants, Australian Government Publishing Service; for information: Science Direct http://www.sciencedirect.com/; Wiley Online Library http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/advanced/search; High Wire http://highwire.stanford.edu/cgi/search; Oxford Journals http://services.oxfordjournals.org/search.dtl; USDA National Agricultural Library http://agricola.nal.usda.gov/booleancube/booleancube_search_cit.html; for synonyms: The Plant List http://www.theplantlist.org/; for common names: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page; etc.


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