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''Fagus grandifolia'' is the species of beech tree native to the eastern United States and Canada. The genus name ''Fagus'' is Latin for "beech", and the species name ''grandifolia'' comes from ''grandis'' "large" and ''folium'' "leaf".

Similar species: Beeches, Oaks, Walnuts
Species identified by Joe Spandrusyszyn
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By Joe Spandrusyszyn

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Uploaded Aug 15, 2015. Captured in Tinker Park Nature Trail, Pittsford, NY 14534, USA.
  • NEX-6
  • f/5.6
  • 1/200s
  • ISO1600
  • 0.00786163mm