Fagus grandifolia

Family:Fagaceae
Species:Fagus grandifolia Ehrh.
Common Name:American beech
Habitat:Mesic forests. A major component of northern hardwood forests where it is often in association with sugar maples. Beech occurs from sea level in coastal Long Island to high elevation forests in the mountains of northern New York.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Tree
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, FACU (NWI), S5 (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank), CoC: 8
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order Fagales
FamilyFagaceae
Genus Fagus
Species Fagus grandifolia Ehrh. - American beech

Citation

Citation Fagus grandifolia Ehrh.
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Allegany  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Allegany1994 BKL
BKL00058196
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Allegany1994 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Bronx1896 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Bronx1996 BKL
BKL00018493
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1924 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Bronx1940 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Bronx1994 BKL
BKL00023149
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Bronx1982 BKL
BKL00017516
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1994 BKL
BKL00020363
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Broome1992 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Cayuga2005 STERL
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Chautauqua  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Chautauqua1993 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Chemung  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Columbia  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Cortland  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Cortland1984 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Delaware  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Dutchess  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Erie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Essex  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Essex1879 CHRB
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Franklin2006 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
Town of Malone  
Fulton2008 NYS
584
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandiflora
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Fulton2008 FMCC
584
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandiflora
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Greene  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Greene1971 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Hamilton1888 BKL
BKL00099399
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Hamilton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Hamilton1888 BKL
BKL00058198
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Hamilton1993 BKL
BKL00058197
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1896 BKL
BKL00014195
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1910 BKL
BKL00014193
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1896 BKL
BKL00014212
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Lewis  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Livingston  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Madison  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Monroe  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Monroe1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Montgomery2005 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
Town of St. Johnsville  
Nassau1919 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Nassau1905 BKL
BKL00014210
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau  BKL
BKL00014214
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1897 BKL
BKL00014216
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1892 BKL
BKL00014192
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1994 BKL
BKL00015685
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1918 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Nassau1907 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Nassau1905 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Nassau  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Nassau1995 OBPF
Log_num: 9171
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Nassau1908 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Nassau1905 BKL
BKL00014194
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oneida  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Onondaga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Ontario  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Orange1958 CHRB
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Orange1936 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Orange1965 BKL
BKL00014208
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1894 BKL
BKL00014199
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1994 BKL
BKL00015688
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1998 BKL
BKL00006422
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL
BKL00014206
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL
BKL00023664
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1994 BKL
BKL00015682
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1965 BKL
BKL00014209
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange2002 BKL
BKL00022976
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1995 BKL
BKL00015711
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL
BKL00014205
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1969 BKL
BKL00014203
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL
BKL00014207
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1998 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Orange1995 BKL
BKL00015697
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orleans  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Oswego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Oswego1970 RCFS
accession # 10487
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1970 RCFS
accession # 11346
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1977 RCFS
accession # 11347
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Otsego2005 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
Town of Roseboom  
Putnam1994 BKL
BKL00015686
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Putnam1994 BKL
BKL00015680
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Putnam1961 BKL
BKL00014201
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Putnam  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Queens2003 BKL
BKL00024878
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1911 BKL
BKL00014215
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens  YU
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Queens1936 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Queens1886 BKL
BKL00014218
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens2008 BKL
BKL00091553
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1969 BKL
BKL00079592
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rensselaer1999 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Rensselaer1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Rensselaer1996 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Rensselaer1998 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Richmond1907 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Richmond1892 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Richmond1869 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Richmond1865 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Richmond2003 BKL
BKL00025776
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1882 BKL
BKL00014196
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1892 BKL
BKL00014200
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1896 BKL
BKL00014197
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1987 BKL
BKL00084739
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1891 BKL
BKL00014198
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1995 BKL
BKL00015713
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1885 BKL
BKL00014191
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1995 BKL
BKL00015704
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1967 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Rockland1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Rockland  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Rockland1994 BKL
BKL00015689
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Saratoga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
St. Lawrence1916 BKL
BKL00058199
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1915 BKL
BKL00014211
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1999 BKL
BKL00011310
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL
BKL00086240
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1962 BKL
BKL00079525
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1900 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Suffolk1925 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Suffolk1993 OBPF
Log_num: 6545
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Suffolk1998 OBPF
Log_num: GHP376
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Suffolk1920 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Suffolk1920 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Suffolk2002 BKL
BKL00023546
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2000 BKL
BKL00018366
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Suffolk1908 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Suffolk1925 BKL
BKL00014219
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1873 BKL
BKL00014188
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1915 BKL
BKL00014220
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1908 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Suffolk1973 OBPF
Log_num: 10602
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Suffolk  BKL
BKL00014189
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1915 BKL
BKL00014221
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1871 BKL
BKL00014217
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1915 BKL
BKL00014190
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1996 BKL
BKL00020540
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1998 BKL
BKL00006581
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2000 BKL
BKL00012287
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk  BKL
BKL00014213
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Sullivan  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Tioga1992 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Tioga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Tompkins  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Tompkins1899 BUPL
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Ulster2009 BKL
BKL00093884
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster1888 BKL
BKL00058201
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Ulster2009 BKL
BKL00095645
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Warren1959 CHRB
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Warren  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Warren1942 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Warren1961 CHRB
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Warren1948 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Washington1939 BKL
BKL00058202
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Washington  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Westchester  NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Westchester1956 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Westchester1904 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Westchester1994 BKL
BKL00015679
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1995 BKL
BKL00015699
Herbarium Name Used: Fagus grandifolia
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1916 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   
Westchester1994 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Fagus grandifolia
   

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Fagus grandifolia var. caroliniana Fagus grandifolia Ehrh. var. caroliniana (Loudon) Fernald and Rehder