Fagus sylvatica L.

Common name

English: European Beech

German: Gemeine Buche

Portuguese: Faia-europeia

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Fagales (31)

        Family: Fagaceae (22) (family description)

          Genus: Fagus (3)

           Epithet: sylvatica L. (6)

sylvatica => wild not cultivated, growing in woods and forests

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

External links

Check for Fagus sylvatica at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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