Range of distribution of Pedunculate Oak, English Oak (Quercus robur) .

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The expert-botanist and the GIS expert - L.L.Malyshev.

Date of creation:



1:20 000 000.

Accuracy of the map:

The map is based on data of 1:12 000 000-1:40 000 000 scale maps.


"Albers Equal-Area Conic Projection for USSR", 9, 1001, 7, 100, 0, 44, 68, 0, 0

Basic contents:

The map is a vector file consisting of 1 basic and 1 subject layers. The species range is represented by a polygon and dots.

Accuracy of the qualifier:

The polygon represents generalized information on the species distribution.

Method of the map construction:

The range map is based on published maps (Sokolov et al., 1977). The species is distributed in the European part of the former USSR from its western border to Urals, in the zones of broad-leaved forests, coniferous- broad-leaved forests and forest-steppe. Along ravines and gullies penetrates deep into forest zone.


Sokolov SI., Svjaseva OA., Kubli VA. 1977. Ranges of trees and shrubs of the USSR. V.1. Leningrad: Nauka. 240 p. (In Russian).

Rights and copyrights:

The copyrights of the map and descriptions are held by their author.
The copyright of the photo is held by D.O.Eliseev ( Vorobeykov GA., Dubenskaya GI. Essentials of plant biology: Digital manual. A.I.Herzen Russian Pedagogical University).

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