UC Davis Tree and Bench Dedications
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Mosaic Oak Tree
Plaque Dedications

price: $1500

To dedicate/donate contact Suzanne Ullensvang:

sullensvang@ucdavis.edu / (530)752-8324

Mosaic Oak Tree Plaque Dedications

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encino tesmol


scientific name: Quercus oleoides

common name: encino tesmol

Plaque description

The insect shown is a bee - Centris nitida. Studies done in Costa Rica have revealed that the habitat preferences of this bee are dry deciduous oak forests dominant in encino tesmol.

Plaque artist

Kathrine Dang

Tree height

7 meters

Native range

Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Costa Rica

Year received


Acorn source

Masaguara, Honduras. Collected on the west edge of the town. Collected in the fall of 1966 by Lance McIntyre, Dick Hildreth and Roman Gankin.

Plaque Location

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B12 map