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Latin Name: Quercus prinus L.
Common Name: Chestnut Oak
General Description: Usually a medium-sized tree up to 18 m (60 ft) but sometimes reaching a height of up to 40 m (130 ft)
Geographical Distribution: Most of the United States east of the Mississippi River
Ecological Distribution: Usually dry upland sites but sometimes also occurring in relatively moist areas
Mycorrhizal Status: Ectomycorrhizal