Castanea Miller 1754 (chestnut)

Magnoliopsida - Fagales - Fagaceae

Parent taxon: Fagaceae according to D.J. Mabberley 2000

See also Brown 1959 and Knowlton 1899

Sister taxa: Amentogerdiopollenites, Amplobalanus, Antiquacupula, Castanopsis, Dryophyllum, Fagophyllum, Fagus, Parvobalanus, Protofagacea, Pseudofagus, Quercus

Subtaxa: Castanea fujiyamae Castanea intermedia

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Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (2 collections), United States (2: North Carolina, Virginia)

• Pliocene of Germany (1), Japan (1), United States (1: Florida)

• Miocene to Oligocene of United States (1: Montana)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Japan (2)

• Miocene of Germany (5), Japan (3), Poland (2), United States (6: California, Montana, Virginia, Washington)

• Oligocene to Miocene of United States (1: Montana)

• Oligocene to Eocene of United States (1: Oregon)

• Oligocene of United States (1: Montana)

• Eocene to Oligocene of United States (3: Colorado)

• Eocene of China (1), United States (2: Alaska, Colorado)

• Paleocene to Oligocene of Canada (1: Nunavut)

• Paleocene of United States (13: Colorado, Montana, Wyoming)

• Tertiary of Japan (1)

Total: 50 collections including 51 occurrences

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