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  Quercus lobbii
Author (Wenz.) A.Camus 1931 Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. (Paris) 3: 337
Synonyms Quercus lobbii Ettingsh. 1883 Sitzungsber. Kaiserl. Akad. Wiss., Math.-Naturwiss. Cl., Abt. 1 87: 402
Quercus lineata
var. lobbii (Ettingsh.) Wenzig 1886
Cyclobalanopsis lobbii (Wenzig)
Y.C.Hsu & H.Wei Jen 1979
Cyclobalanopsis lineata (Blume) Oerst. var. lobbii (Wenzig) Schottky1912
Local names dian xi qing gang;
Range NE India (Khasia Mounts, at 1500 m); W Yunnan, 2800-3300 m;
Growth habit reaches 15 m tall;
Leaves 7-13 x 3-5 cm; oblong-elliptic to rarely oboval; subleathery; apex acuminate; base narrowly rounded or cuneate; shiny green, glabrous above; whitish yellow, densely stellate hairy beneath; margin serrate apically 3/4; 13-16 vein pairs, prominent below, flat or slightly raised above; petiole 1.5-2 cm long, glabrous; 
Flowers 3-4 styles short, connate at their base;
Fruits acorn subglobose or broadly ovoid, 1.5 cm long, 1.2 cm in diameter, slightly flattened at apex; glabrous; basal scar broad, raised; enclosed 1/3 to 1/2 by cup; cup 8 mm long, 1.5 cm wide, whitish tomentose outside, 6-8 concentric rings with dentate rim; maturing in 2 years,

Bark, twigs and

branchlets glabrous, with round, grey brown lenticels;
Hardiness zone, habitat not hardy; in Oaks-Pines forests;
Miscellaneous -- A. Camus : tome 1, p. 256, n° 37;
-- Sub-genus Cerris, Section Cyclobalanopsis;
-- Section Gilva (Menitsky);
-- Threatened (IUCN Red List Category : EN).

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