Australian New Crops Info 2016
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Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Quercus durata

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Quercus durata

 

This species has also been known as:

Quercus durata var. durata

 

Common names:

Leather Oak, California Scrub Oak

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Quercus durata: 35]

 

 

Popularity of Quercus durata over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Quercus durata (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 durata 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: 240]

 

California (7), chaparral (6), Adenostoma fasciculatum (5), Quercus (5), quercus durata (4), Serpentine (4), Digestibility (3), Disturbance (3), leaf conductance (3), phylogenetic independent contrasts (3), seasonal variation (3), Air pollution (2), Arctostaphylos (2), Browse (2), calcium (2), canopy (2), Ceanothus crassifolius (2), Ceanothus greggii (2), Deciduous (2), Diet composition (2), <ARROW Drought (2), Evergreen (2), Feed intake (2), Fire fuel reduction (2), foliar nitrogen content (2), foliar water content (2), gas exchange (2), gas production (2), Heteromeles (2), Heteromeles salicifolia (2), Holocene (2), leaf mass per unit area (2), leaves (2), magnesium (2), Mediterranean-type ecosystems (2), Monsoon (2), nutritive value (2), Packrat midden (2), Pleistocene (2), Quercus agrifolia (2), Revegetation (2), Rhamnus (2), rhamnus californica (2), Rock outcrops (2), sap flow (2), Secondary succession (2), Semi-arid shrublands (2), Sonoran Desert (2), Styrax (2), transpiration (2), water potential (2), water stress (2), adaptation (1), Advance regeneration (1), ammonia (1), antinutritional factors (1), Baccharis pilularis (1), Bioclimate (1), Biogenic emissions (1), Biogenic hydrocarbons (1), Biomarkers (1), BONAP/MIP (Anon. 2000) that basically follows the classic checklist of Kartesz (1994) (1), Browsing (1), butterflies (1), BVOC (1), Californian Region (1), carbon (1), carboDOWN>n dioxide (1), causal modelling (1), chaparral plants (1), Chemical composition (1), compost (1), conservation biology (1), crude protein (1), drought tolerance (1), duplicates are conserved at the Herbarium of the University of California at Davis (DAV). For some contractions and infraspecific taxa (1), ecological niche modelling (1), edaphic endemism (1), Endemic plants (1), Endemism (1), Erynnis (1), feed quality (1), fitness (1), forage (1), forage evaluation (1), Fuel load (1), gabbro (1), genetic diversity (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]

 

nutraceutical (29.53), cane/bamboo (20.94), revegetation (18.39), tannin (7.48), ornamental (6.47), medicinal (2.61), fruit (1.90), timber (1.71), weed (1.44), starch (0.86)…..

 

[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]

 

Grof-Tisza P, LoPresti E, Heath SK and Karban R (2017) Plant structural complexity and mechanical defenses mediate predator–prey interactions in an odonate–bird system. Ecology and Evolution, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ece3.2705

Ortego J, Gugger PF and Sork VL (2017) Impacts of human-induced environmental disturbances on hybridization between two ecologically differentiated Californian oak species. New Phytologist 213, 942-955. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nph.14182

DeSiervo MH, Jules ES and Safford HD (2015) Disturbance response across a productivity gradient: postfire vegetation in serpentine and nonserpentine forests. Ecosphere 6, 1-19. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/ES14-00431.1

Heusser LE, Hendy IL and Barron JA (2015) Vegetation response to southern California drought during the Medieval Climate Anomaly and early Little Ice Age (AD 800–1600). Quaternary International 387, 23-35. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618214006806

Ortego J, Noguerales V, Gugger PF and Sork VL (2015) Evolutionary and demographic history of the Californian scrub white oak species complex: an integrative approach. Molecular Ecology 24, 6188-6208. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/mec.13457

Silvertown J, Araya Y and Gowing D (2015) Hydrological niches in terrestrial plant communities: a review. Journal of Ecology 103, 93-108. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2745.12332

Alexander EB (2014) Arid to humid serpentine soils, mineralogy, and vegetation across the Klamath Mountains, USA. CATENA 116, 114-122. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0341816213003020

Dahlin KM, Asner GP and Field CB (2013) Environmental and community controls on plant canopy chemistry in a Mediterranean-type ecosystem. PNAS 110, 6895-6900. http://www.pnas.org/cgi/content/abstract/110/17/6895

Narvaez N, Wang Y, Xu Z and McAllister T (2013) Effects of California chaparral plants on in vitro ruminal fermentation of forage and concentrate diet. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture 93, 550-559. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jsfa.5828

Narvaez N, Brosh A and Pittroff W (2012) Use of n-alkanes to estimate seasonal diet composition and intake of sheep and goats grazing in California chaparral. Small Ruminant Research 104, 129-138. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0921448811004044

Narvaez N, Wang Y, Xu Z and McAllister T (2012) Effects of California chaparral plants on in vitro ruminal fermentation of forage and concentrate diet. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jsfa.5828

Ortego J, Riordan EC, Gugger PF and Sork VL (2012) Influence of environmental heterogeneity on genetic diversity and structure in an endemic southern Californian oak. Molecular Ecology 21, 3210-3223. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-294X.2012.05591.x

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Quercus durata: 35; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Dahlin KM, Asner GP and Field CB (2013) Environmental and community controls on plant canopy chemistry in a Mediterranean-type ecosystem. PNAS 110, 6895-900. http://www.pnas.org/cgi/content/abstract/110/17/6895

Narvaez N, Brosh A and Pittroff W (2012) Use of n-alkanes to estimate seasonal diet composition and intake of sheep and goats grazing in California chaparral. Small Ruminant Research 104, 129-38. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0921448811004044

Narvaez N, Wang Y, Xu Z and McAllister T (2012) Effects of California chaparral plants on in vitro ruminal fermentation of forage and concentrate diet. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jsfa.5828

Ortego J, Riordan EC, Gugger PF and Sork VL (2012) Influence of environmental heterogeneity on genetic diversity and structure in an endemic southern Californian oak. Molecular Ecology 21, 3210-23. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-294X.2012.05591.x

Holmgren CA, Betancourt JL and Rylander KA (2011) Vegetation history along the eastern, desert escarpment of the Sierra San Pedro Mártir, Baja California, Mexico. Quaternary Research 75, 647-57. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0033589411000196

Mahall BE, Thwing LK and Tyler CM (2010) A quantitative comparison of two extremes in chaparral shrub phenology. Flora - Morphology, Distribution, Functional Ecology of Plants 205, 513-26. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0367253009001443

Molinari N and Knight C (2010) Correlated evolution of defensive and nutritional traits in native and non-native plants. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 163, 1-13. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1095-8339.2010.01050.x

Narvaez N, Brosh A and Pittroff W (2010) Seasonal dynamics of nutritional quality of California chaparral species. Animal Feed Science and Technology 158, 44-56. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0377840110001008

Pasquini SC and Vourlitis GL (2010) Post-fire primary production and plant community dynamics in chaparral stands exposed to varying levels of nitrogen deposition. Journal of Arid Environments 74, 310-4. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196309002766

O’Dell RE and Claassen VP (2006) Relative performance of native and exotic grass species in response to amendment of drastically disturbed serpentine substrates. Journal of Applied Ecology 43, 898-908. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2664.2006.01193.x

Preston KA, Cornwell WK and DeNoyer JL (2006) Wood density and vessel traits as distinct correlates of ecological strategy in 51 California coast range angiosperms. New Phytologist 170, 807-18. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-8137.2006.01712.x

Williams K, Westrick LJ and Williams BJ (2006) Effects of blackberry (Rubus discolor) invasion on oak population dynamics in a California savanna. Forest Ecology and Management 228, 187-96. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378112706001708

Anonymous (2005) Appendix - Common and scientific names for plants, vertebrates, and selected invertebrates. In ‘Rivers of North America’. (Ed.^(Eds Arthur CB and Colbert EC) pp. 1105-34. (Academic Press: Burlington). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780120882533500286

DeGrood SH, Claassen VP and Scow KM (2005) Microbial community composition on native and drastically disturbed serpentine soils. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 37, 1427-35. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0038071705000222

Harrison S, Inouye BD and Safford HD (2003) Ecological Heterogeneity in the Effects of Grazing and Fire on Grassland Diversity

Heterogeneidad Ecológica en los Efectos del Pastoreo y los Incendios sobre la Diversidad del Pastizal. Conservation Biology 17, 837-45. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1523-1739.2003.01633.x

Karlik JF, McKay AH, Welch JM and Winer AM (2002) A survey of California plant species with a portable VOC analyzer for biogenic emission inventory development. Atmospheric Environment 36, 5221-33. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1352231002005691

Amy W (2001) Conservation of endemic plants in serpentine landscapes. Biological Conservation 100, 35-44. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0006320700002056

Harrison S, Rice K and Maron J (2001) Habitat patchiness promotes invasion by alien grasses on serpentine soil. Biological Conservation 100, 45-53. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0006320700002068

Rodríguez-Rojo MP, Sánchez-Mata D, Gavilán RG, Rivas-Martínez S and Barbour MG (2001) Typology and ecology of Californian serpentine annual grasslands. Journal of Vegetation Science 12, 687-98. http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/3236909

Harrison S, Viers JH and Quinn JF (2000) Climatic and spatial patterns of diversity in the serpentine plants of California. Diversity and Distributions 6, 153-62. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1472-4642.2000.00082.x

Wolf AT, Harrison SP and Hamrick JL (2000) Influence of Habitat Patchiness on Genetic Diversity and Spatial Structure of a Serpentine Endemic Plant

Influencia de la Fragmentación del Hábitat Sobre la Diversidad Genética y Estructura Espacial de una Planta Endémica. Conservation Biology 14, 454-63. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1523-1739.2000.98499.x

Gervais* BR and Shapiro AM (1999) Distribution of edaphic-endemic butterflies in the Sierra Nevada of California. Global Ecology and Biogeography 8, 151-62. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2699.1999.00134.x

Gregory P A (1998) Biophysical and Biochemical Sources of Variability in Canopy Reflectance. Remote Sensing of Environment 64, 234-53. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0034425798000145

Benjamin MT, Sudol M, Bloch L and Winer AM (1996) Low-emitting urban forests: A taxonomic methodology for assigning isoprene and monoterpene emission rates. Atmospheric Environment 30, 1437-52. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/1352231095004394

Goulden ML (1996) Carbon assimilation and water-use efficiency by neighboring Mediterranean-climate oaks that differ in water access. Tree Physiol 16, 417-24. http://treephys.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/16/4/417

Goulden ML (1996) Carbon assimilation and water-use efficiency for neighboring Mediterranean-climate oaks that differ in water access. Tree physiology. 16, 417-24.

Goulden ML and Field CB (1994) Three methods for monitoring the gas exchange of individual tree canopies: ventilated-chamber, sap-flow and Penman-Monteith measurements on evergreen oaks. Functional ecology. 8, 125-35.

Wolf AT, Howe RW and Hamrick JL (1993) WOODLANDS

Genetic diversity and population structure of the serpentine endemic Calystegia collina (Convolvulaceae) in northern California. Ecological Rest. 11, 55-9. http://er.uwpress.org

http://www.amjbot.org/cgi/content/abstract/87/8/1138

Keeley JE (1992) Demographic structure of California chaparral in the long-term absence of fire. Journal of Vegetation Science 3, 79-90. http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/3236001

Williams K, Davis SD, Gartner BL and Karlsson S (1991) Factors limiting the establishment of a chaparral oak, Quercus durata Jeps., in grassland. General technical report PSW - U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 126, 126.

Davis SD and Mooney HA (1986) Tissue water relations of four co-occurring chaparral shrubs. Oecologia. 70, 527-35.

Davis SD and Mooney HA (1986) Water use patterns of four co-occurring chaparral shrubs. Oecologia. 70, 172-7.

Koenigs RL, Williams WA, Jones MB and Wallace A (1982) Factors affecting vegetation on a serpentine soil: II. Chemical composition of foliage and soil. Hilgardia - California Agricultural Experiment Station. 50, 15-26.

Proctor J and Woodell SRJ (1975) The Ecology of Serpentine Soils. In ‘Advances in Ecological Research’. (Ed.^(Eds MacFadyen A) pp. 255-366. (Academic Press). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0065250408602913

Gregory RPG and Bradshaw AD (1965) HEAVY METAL TOLERANCE IN POPULATIONS OF AGROSTIS TENUIS SIBTH. AND OTHER GRASSES. New Phytologist 64, 131-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-8137.1965.tb05381.x

Holmgren CA, Betancourt JL and Rylander KA Vegetation history along the eastern, desert escarpment of the Sierra San Pedro MÁrtir, Baja California, Mexico. Quaternary Research 75, 647-57. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0033589411000196

Mahall BE, Thwing LK and Tyler CM A quantitative comparison of two extremes in chaparral shrub phenology. Flora - Morphology, Distribution, Functional Ecology of Plants 205, 513-26. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0367253009001443

Molinari N and Knight C Correlated evolution of defensive and nutritional traits in native and non-native plants. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 163, 1-13. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1095-8339.2010.01050.x

Narvaez N, Brosh A and Pittroff W Use of n-alkanes to estimate seasonal diet composition and intake of sheep and goats grazing in California chaparral. Small Ruminant Research. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0921448811004044

Narvaez N, Brosh A and Pittroff W Seasonal dynamics of nutritional quality of California chaparral species. Animal feed science and technology. 158, 44-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.anifeedsci.2010.03.014

Pasquini SC and Vourlitis GL Post-fire primary production and plant community dynamics in chaparral stands exposed to varying levels of nitrogen deposition. Journal of Arid Environments 74, 310-4. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196309002766

Roberts DA, Smith MO and Adams JB Green vegetation, nonphotosynthetic vegetation, and soils in AVIRIS data. Remote Sensing of Environment 44, 255-69. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/003442579390020X

 


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