grey alder

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Related to Alnus oblongifolia: Alnus incana, Alnus rubra
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Noun1.grey alder - native to Europe but introduced in America
Alnus, genus Alnus - alders
alder tree, alder - north temperate shrubs or trees having toothed leaves and conelike fruit; bark is used in tanning and dyeing and the wood is rot-resistant
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More than 70% of the nests we found at the Gila River were constructed in boxelder; another 20% were constructed in Arizona alder (Alnus oblongifolia), Fremont cottonwood, Goodding's willow (Salix gooddingii), and netleaf hackberry (Celtis reticulate, Table 1).
Felger y Johnson (1995) registran para bosques mixtos del extremo norte de la sierra a Quercus gambelii y a Acer grandidentatum y al alamillo Alnus oblongifolia en canadas riberenas.
Other alders from North America include sitka alder (Alnus sinuata), which grows as far as the Arctic Circle in Alaska; mountain alder (Alnus tenuifolia) which is a short, shrub-like tree; California alder (Alnus rhombifolia) also called white alder; and Arizona alder (Alnus oblongifolia) or Mexican and New Mexican alder.