Quercus sp. FAGACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID59-1-25
Common nameoak


Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typetricolporate
Surface patternpsilate
Equatorial sizemean 20
Polar sizemean 15
Equatorial shapeprolate
Polar shapecircular
Grain arrangementdicot
Aperture count3
Wall thickness1.5
Wall evennesseven

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)East Pacific Islands , Other outside Australasia , Maritime Southeast Asia
Habitat notesThe genus is native to the northern hemisphere, and includes deciduous and evergreen species extending from cold latitudes to tropical Asia and the Americas. Found in the KAO3 core of Rano Kao, Rapa Nui (Easter Island) (Gossen 2010)


CollectorChr. Versteegh, no. B. W. 4849
ANU access code557
Collection siteWestern New Guinea, South New Guinea, along river Digoel near Wage
Collection countryIndonesia
Collection altitude15

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