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Noun1.Castanopsis - evergreen trees and shrubs of warm regions valued for their foliageCastanopsis - evergreen trees and shrubs of warm regions valued for their foliage; southeastern United States and eastern Australia and northern New Zealand
hamamelid dicot genus - genus of mostly woody relatively primitive dicotyledonous flowering plants with flowers often unisexual and often borne in catkins
beech family, Fagaceae, family Fagaceae - chiefly monoecious trees and shrubs: beeches; chestnuts; oaks; genera Castanea, Castanopsis, Chrysolepis, Fagus, Lithocarpus, Nothofagus, Quercus
oak chestnut - a tree of the genus Castanopsis
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The dominant vegetation on the island is evergreen forest consisting of oaks (mainly Castanopsis sieboldii).
The typical climax community was Neolitsea chuii community, dominated by Neolitsea, Lithocarpus, Castanopsis, and Schima.
of series tree species AL Abandoned land 0 SS Secondary shrub 4 CF Coniferous forest 5 MF Coniferous mixed 6 evergreen broad- leaved forest SE Sub-climax evergreen 7 broad-leaved forest CE Climax evergreen 15 broad-leaved forest Successional Vegetation type Dominant tree species and series their importance value AL Abandoned land Tree species have not appeared SS Secondary shrub Lithocarpus glaber (3 1), Pinus massoniana (26), Schima superba (21) CF Coniferous forest Pinus massoniana (52), Schima superba (35) MF Coniferous mixed Schima superba (47), Pinus evergreen broad- massoniana (40) leaved forest SE Sub-climax evergreen Schima superba (66), broad-leaved forest Castanopsis largesii (16) CE Climax evergreen Castanopsis.
antelope bitterbrush, Purshia tridentata; Sierra chinquapin, Castanopsis sempervirens) in the Carson Range of Nevada rely on a guild of seed-caching animals (at least four species of rodent and two species of bird) for dispersal.
longinux 14 Castanopsis carlesii 15 Lithocarpus amygdalifolius 16 Pasanea brevicaudata 17 P.
The breeding host plant is currently not confirmed although the adults were collected mostly from inflorescences, such as Castanopsis indica (Roxb.
2006, "Allozyme variation of populations of Castanopsis carlesii (Fagaceae) revealing the diversity centres and areas of the greatest divergence in Taiwan", Ann of Bot, 98 (3), pp.
Differential inhibition of reverse transcriptase and cellular DNA polymerase-activities by lignans isolated from Chinese herbs, Phyllanthus myrtifolius Moon, tannins from Lonicera japonica Thunb and Castanopsis hystrix.
At the same time, the catchment forest composition changes from dominance of montane canopy taxa, such as Nothofagus, Castanopsis and gymnosperms to subcanopy taxa, particularly Pandanus.
the Nepal or Indian chestnut tree, Castanopsis hystrix; Castanopsis indica
It is distributed in the north-east of the DBR with a slope of 26-30[degrees] and at an elevation of 190-500m, with component species of the community including Castanopsis chinensis (chinese evergreen chinkapin, angiosperm), Schima superba (schima, angiosperm), and Cryptocarya chinensis (chinensis cryptocarya, angiosperm).
The vegetation is characterized by evergreen broadleaf forest, including Castanopsis spp.