Quercus muehlenbergii Engelm.
Common Name: CHINQUAPIN OAK, YELLOW CHESTNUT OAK
Coefficient of Conservatism: 5
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Nt Tree

Quercus muehlenbergii B. S. Walters

Beech-maple forests, stream banks, rich forests on stabilized dunes, often on calcareous sites.

The leaves are quite variable in shape, from narrowly elliptic-lanceolate to ± oblong to rather obovate.

Locations

Allegan County
Barry County
Bay County
Berrien County
Branch County
Cass County
Clinton County
Genesee County
Gratiot County
Hillsdale County
Ingham County
Ionia County
Isabella County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Monroe County
Muskegon County
Oakland County
Saginaw County
Shiawassee County
St. Joseph County
Washtenaw County
Wayne County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 11, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1380.