Quercus apanecana Trel. 1924

Twigs rather slender (2 mm.) fluted, glabrous, somewhat glossy light brown with
small but prominent concolorous lenticels. Buds rather dull light brown, glabrate,
apparantly ovoid and scarcely 3 mm. long. Leaves evergreen, elliptic-oblong,
rounded at both ends, entire, revolute, thick and firm, moderate (1.5-2.5 x 6 cm.),
rather glossy and glabrous, somewhat raised-reticulate above, and beneath with
prominent veins, these about 9 pairs, forking and somewhat looped; petiole glabrous,
about 5 mm. long. Flowers: female paired on light brown stalks scarcely 5 mm. long,
with glossy light brown glabrous blunt scales.
Central American region.