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Common name

English: Yellow Birch

German: Gelb-Birke


Kingdom: Plantae (2659)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2572)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2167)

      Order: Fagales (32)

        Family: Betulaceae (9)(family description)

          Genus: Betula (4)

            Epithet: alleghaniensis Britton (1)

alleghaniensis => from or of 'Alleghany County', a county located in the U.S. state of Virginia


Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

External links

Check for Betula alleghaniensis at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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