Welcome to AsianFagaceae.com:

The Complete Database for Information on the Evolutionary History, Diversity, Identification and Conservation of Over 700 Species of Asian Trees!

On this website you will be able to find information on all species of Fagaceae found in Asia, arranged according to genus, geographic region and research subject. The site also provides (links to) data on genomic information, regional species checklists, literature, fieldwork and botanical collections as well as floristic work and news updates on current projects. This site is under ongoing development. In addition to over 700 species pages on Asian taxa, a further 400+ pages are available treating non-Asian species, covering the Americas, Europe and the Mediterranean region. Finally, a list of common Quercus hybrids will be made available soon as well. Please check back regularly for updates, new editions of the ACORN newsflash and new pages!

How to Cite the site:

This website is created to support ongoing research work on Asian Fagaceae, and to serve as a center for resource and information dissemination on this globally important plant family. As such it is an important reference of past work, and an actively updated repository of ongoing work aiming to promote our understanding of these species. Your citation of this webste will help to ensure its continued availability and improvement. Please use the following citation in your work:

Joeri S. Strijk (Insert Current Year). ‘ASIANFAGACEAE.COM – The Complete Database for Information on the Evolutionary History, Diversity, Identification and Conservation of Over 700 Species of Asian Trees. Published on the Internet; http://www.asianfagaceae.com/ Retrieved on (Insert Current Date).’

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New images are now available for many species of Quercus (Asian and non-Asian), Lithocarpus, Castanopsis and several small Fagaceae genera. Images for more species are now being uploaded on their respective pages on a regular basis!