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Key to Fagaceae

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1. Nuts 1–3, ± angled, enclosed by spiny, bur-like involucre ..... CHRYSOLEPIS

1' Nuts 1, not angled, partly enclosed by scaly, cup-like involucre

2. Cup-like involucre with reflexed to spreading scales; staminate inflorescence a stiff spike, spreading to erect ..... NOTHOLITHOCARPUS

2' Cup-like involucre with appressed scales; staminate inflorescence a catkin, pendent ..... QUERCUS

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