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Carya tomentosa

Juglandaceae-Walnut Family

by Science Staff
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Last modified: 02/01/2013

Key to the genera of Juglandaceae

1. Leafets 5-9 (-11), the terminal leaflet the largest; pith without partitions (the nonnative Carya illinoinensis [pecan] has 11-17 leaflets and may be encountered in cultivation)...Carya
1. Leaflets 11-17, the median lateral leaftlets the largest; pith with cross partitions...Juglans

List of Juglandaceae genera


References to Juglandaceae

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