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Betula populifolia, Grey Birch
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Betula populifolia, Grey Birch

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Betula nigra, River Birch
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Betula nigra, Black Birch
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Betula nigra, Black Birch
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Betula nigra
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Betula nigra
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Betula alleghaniensis
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Betula alleghaniensis

Betula alleghaniensis
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Betula alleghaniensis
Betula alleghaniensis
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Betula alleghaniensis

Betula alleghaniensis
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Betula alleghaniensis
Betula alleghaniensis
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Betula alleghaniensis
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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Aphididae  Aphis ( @ NCSU_ENT (1)

Calaphis betulaecolens @ CSUC_TCN (4)

Calaphis coloradensis @ CSUC_TCN (4); NCSU_ENT (1)

Calaphis flava @ CSUC_TCN (1)

Calaphis neobetulella @ NCSU_ENT (10)

Callipterinella calliptera @ CSUC_TCN (7)

Cepegillettea betulaefoliae @ CSUC_TCN (1)

Euceraphis betulae @ CSUC_TCN (4)

Euceraphis gillettei @ CSUC_TCN (1)

Euceraphis punctipennis @ CSUC_TCN (1)

Neosymydobius agrifoliae @ CSUC_TCN (1)

Oestlundiella flava @ CSUC_TCN (5)

Symydobius americanus @ AMNH_PBI (1); NCSU (4); CSUC_TCN (2)

Symydobius intermedius @ CSUC_TCN (18)

Symydobius oblongus @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Tinocallis ulmifolii @ NCSU (1)
Braconidae  Praon flavinodis @ AMNH_PBI (4)
Cicadellidae  Oncopsis minor @ NCSU_ENT (2)
Graphidaceae  Graphis lineola @ GAL (1)

Graphis scripta @ I_LCB (2)
Lecanoraceae  Lecanora cinereofusca @ I_LCB (3)

Vainionora americana @ I_LCB (2)
Lygaeidae  Kleidocerys ovalis @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Membracidae  Carynota stupida @ AMNH_ENT (2)

Platycotis vittata @ NCSU (9)

Xantholobus intermedius @ NCSU (4)
Miridae  Dacota hesperia @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Gn_orthotylinigp11 sp_001 @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Psallus falleni @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Psallus graminicola @ AMNH_PBI (3)
Nephromataceae  Nephroma helveticum @ I_LCB (2)
Parmeliaceae  Usnea mutabilis @ GAL (1)

Usnea trichodea @ GAL (1)

Usnocetraria oakesiana @ I_LCB (3)
Pertusariaceae  Pertusaria neoscotica @ I_LCB (2)
Physciaceae  Anaptychia palmulata @ I_LCB (4)

Heterodermia albicans @ GAL (1)

Heterodermia obscurata @ GAL (1)

Phaeophyscia ciliata @ GAL (1)
Reduviidae  Phymata @ AMNH_PBI (31)
_  unknown unknown @ AMNH_PBI (1)

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Betula L.
birch

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General Information
Symbol: BETUL
Group: Dicot
Family: Betulaceae
Duration:  
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : AK   N
CAN   I,N
GL   N
L48   I,N
SPM   N
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Hamamelididae
Order Fagales
Family Betulaceae – Birch family
Genus Betula L. – birch

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 34 species of Betula . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Betula alleghaniensis</i>
Britton
Betula alleghaniensis
yellow birch Distribution of <i>
Betula ×alpestris</i>
Fr.
Betula ×alpestris
Distribution of <i>
Betula borealis</i>
Spach
Betula borealis
northern birch Distribution of <i>
Betula ×caerulea</i>
Blanch. (pro sp.) [<i>
populifolia × papyrifera var. cordifolia</i>
]
Betula ×caerulea [ populifolia × papyrifera var. cordifolia ]
blue birch Distribution of <i>
Betula ×dugleana</i>
Lepage [<i>
nana × neoalaskana</i>
]
Betula ×dugleana [ nana × neoalaskana ]
birch Distribution of <i>
Betula ×dutillyi</i>
Lepage [<i>
Betula glandulosa × B. minor</i>
]
Betula ×dutillyi [ Betula glandulosa × B. minor ]
Dutilly's birch Distribution of <i>
Betula ×eastwoodiae</i>
Sarg. (pro sp.) [<i>
nana × occidentalis</i>
]
Betula ×eastwoodiae [ nana × occidentalis ]
birch Distribution of <i>
Betula glandulosa</i>
Michx.
Betula glandulosa
resin birch Distribution of <i>
Betula ×hornei</i>
Butler (pro sp.) [<i>
nana × papyrifera</i>
]
Betula ×hornei [ nana × papyrifera ]
birch Distribution of <i>
Betula ×jackii</i>
C.K. Schneid. [<i>
lenta × pumila</i>
]
Betula ×jackii [ lenta × pumila ]
birch Distribution of <i>
Betula lenta</i>
L.
Betula lenta
sweet birch Distribution of <i>
Betula maximowicziana</i>
Regel
Betula maximowicziana
monarch birch Distribution of <i>
Betula michauxii</i>
Sarg.
Betula michauxii
Newfoundland dwarf birch Distribution of <i>
Betula minor</i>
(Tuck.) Fernald
Betula minor
dwarf white birch Distribution of <i>
Betula murrayana</i>
Barnes & Dancik
Betula murrayana
Murray's birch Distribution of <i>
Betula nana</i>
L.
Betula nana
dwarf birch Distribution of <i>
Betula neoalaskana</i>
Sarg.
Betula neoalaskana
resin birch Distribution of <i>
Betula ×neoborealis</i>
Lepage [<i>
occidentalis × pumila var. glandulifera</i>
]
Betula ×neoborealis [ occidentalis × pumila var. glandulifera ]
northern birch Distribution of <i>
Betula nigra</i>
L.
Betula nigra
river birch Distribution of <i>
Betula occidentalis</i>
Hook.
Betula occidentalis
water birch Distribution of <i>
Betula papyrifera</i>
Marshall
Betula papyrifera
paper birch Distribution of <i>
Betula pendula</i>
Roth
Betula pendula
European white birch Distribution of <i>
Betula platyphylla</i>
Sukaczev
Betula platyphylla
Asian white birch Distribution of <i>
Betula populifolia</i>
Marshall
Betula populifolia
gray birch Distribution of <i>
Betula pubescens</i>
Ehrh.
Betula pubescens
downy birch Distribution of <i>
Betula pumila</i>
L.
Betula pumila
bog birch Distribution of <i>
Betula ×purpusii</i>
C.K. Schneid. [<i>
alleghaniensis × pumila</i>
]
Betula ×purpusii [ alleghaniensis × pumila ]
birch Distribution of <i>
Betula ×raymundii</i>
Lepage [<i>
populifolia × pumila</i>
]
Betula ×raymundii [ populifolia × pumila ]
Raymund's birch Distribution of <i>
Betula ×sandbergii</i>
Britton [<i>
papyrifera × pumila</i>
]
Betula ×sandbergii [ papyrifera × pumila ]
Sandberg birch Distribution of <i>
Betula ×sargentii</i>
Dugle [<i>
nana × pumila</i>
]
Betula ×sargentii [ nana × pumila ]
birch Distribution of <i>
Betula szechuanica</i>
(C.K. Schneid.) C.A. Jansson
Betula szechuanica
Szechuan white birch Distribution of <i>
Betula uber</i>
(Ashe) Fernald
Betula uber
Virginia roundleaf birch Distribution of <i>
Betula ×utahensis</i>
Britton (pro sp.) [<i>
occidentalis × papyrifera</i>
]
Betula ×utahensis [ occidentalis × papyrifera ]
birch Distribution of <i>
Betula ×winteri</i>
Dugle [<i>
neoalaskana × papyrifera</i>
]
Betula ×winteri [ neoalaskana × papyrifera ]
birch Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend

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Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Martin Low Low Moderate

Cover

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Martin

Sources

Martin, A.C., H.S. Zim, and A.L. Nelson. 1951. American wildlife and plants: A guide to wildlife food habits . Dover Publications. New York.

Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover
High Average 25-50% of diet Regular source of cover
Low 5-10% of diet Infrequently used as cover
Minor 2-5% of diet Sparsely used as cover
Moderate Average 10-25% of diet Occasional source of cover


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Betula sp.
Betula sp.
ID: 0000 0000 1202 1298 [detail]
2002 Nick Kurzenko

Betula sp.
Betula sp.
ID: 0000 0000 1202 1299 [detail]
2002 Nick Kurzenko

Betula sp.
Betula sp.
ID: 0000 0000 1202 1296 [detail]
2002 Nick Kurzenko

Betula sp.
Betula sp.
ID: 0000 0000 1202 1297 [detail]
2002 Nick Kurzenko

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Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Betula X sandbergii%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Betula X sandbergii
Betula X sandbergii
Sandberg's Hybrid Birch
ID: 0000 1111 1234 2502 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Betula X sandbergii
Betula X sandbergii
Sandberg's Hybrid Birch
ID: 0000 1111 1234 2503 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Betula X sandbergii
Betula X sandbergii
Sandberg's Hybrid Birch
ID: 0000 1111 1234 2504 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Betula X sandbergii
Betula X sandbergii
Sandberg's Hybrid Birch
ID: 0000 1111 1234 2505 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Betula X sandbergii
Betula X sandbergii
Sandberg's Hybrid Birch
ID: 0000 1111 1234 2506 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Betula X sandbergii
Betula X sandbergii
Sandberg's Hybrid Birch
ID: 0000 1111 1234 2507 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Betula X sandbergii
Betula X sandbergii
Sandberg's Hybrid Birch
ID: 0000 1111 1234 2508 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Betula X sandbergii
Betula X sandbergii
Sandberg's Hybrid Birch
ID: 0000 1111 1234 2509 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Betula X sandbergii
Betula X sandbergii
Sandberg's Hybrid Birch
ID: 0000 1111 1234 2510 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Betula X sandbergii
Betula X sandbergii
Sandberg's Hybrid Birch
ID: 0000 1111 1234 2511 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

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