What is another word for Quercus Chrysolepis?
8 synonyms found
[ kwˈɜːkəs kɹˈa͡ɪsə͡ʊlpˌiz], [ kwˈɜːkəs kɹˈaɪsəʊlpˌiz], [ k_w_ˈɜː_k_ə_s k_ɹ_ˈaɪ_s_əʊ_l_p_ˌi_z]
Quercus Chrysolepis is commonly known as the canyon live oak or the golden cup oak. This tree is often found in the hills and canyons of California and southern Oregon. There are several other synonyms for Quercus Chrysolepis, including the maul oak, Oregon oak, and the canyon oak. The acorns produced by the Quercus Chrysolepis provide a food source for a variety of animals, including deer, squirrels, and birds. The wood of this tree is also used for furniture, flooring, and construction. As a highly adaptable and drought-tolerant tree, the Quercus Chrysolepis is an important component of many western ecosystems.