Australian New Crops Info 2014
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Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Quercus austrina

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Quercus austrina

 

This species has also been known as:

Quercus durandii var. austrina

 

Common names:

Bastard White Oak, Bluff Oak

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Quercus austrina: 3]

 

 

Popularity of Quercus austrina over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Quercus austrina (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 austrina 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: 9]

 

freezing-induced embolism (1), Hydraulic conductance (1), postdispersal seed predation (1), predispersal seed predation (1), seed development time (1), seed size (1), soil moisture (1), vessel diameters (1), vulnerability to cavitation (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]

 

timber (53.80), fruit (27.58), medicinal (2.62), poison (1.90), weed (1.44), ornamental (1.21), starch (0.86), cereal (0.61), nutraceutical (0.60), grain legume (0.60)..

 

[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]

 

 

References (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Quercus austrina: 3; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Kirchoff BK, Leggett R, Her V, Moua C, Morrison J and Poole C (2011) Principles of visual key construction-with a visual identification key to the Fagaceae of the southeastern United States. AoB Plants 2011, plr005-. http://aobpla.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/2011/0/plr005

 

Moles AT and Westoby M (2003) Latitude, seed predation and seed mass. Journal of Biogeography 30, 105-28. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2699.2003.00781.x

 

Cavender-Bares J and Holbrook NM (2001) Hydraulic properties and freezing-induced cavitation in sympatric evergreen and deciduous oaks with contrasting habitats. Plant, Cell & Environment 24, 1243-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-3040.2001.00797.x

 

Kirchoff BK, Leggett R, Her V, Moua C, Morrison J and Poole C Principles of visual key construction-with a visual identification key to the Fagaceae of the southeastern United States. AoB Plants 2011, plr005-. http://aobpla.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/2011/0/plr005

 

 


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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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