EPPO Global Database

Fagus sylvatica(FAUSY)

Overview
Last modification: 2004-04-14

Basic information
  • EPPO code: FAUSY
  • Preferred name: Fagus sylvatica
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Europe (except northeast). Widely planted for ornament, and also used for timber and firewood


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Fagus sylvatica subsp. sylvatica Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
beech English
European beech English
Buche German
gemeine Buche German
Rotbuche German
fau French
favinier French
fayard French
fouillard French
fouteau French
foyard French
hêtre French
hêtre commun French
hêtre des bois French
hêtre sylvestre French
cascojo Spanish
chaparra Spanish
fago Spanish
faig Spanish
fau Spanish
faya Spanish
fue Spanish
haya Spanish
faggio Italian
faggio comune Italian
beuk Dutch
gewone beuk Dutch
faia Portuguese
faia-europeia Portuguese
bok Swedish
vanlig bok Swedish
бук европейский Russian
бук лесной Russian
bøg Danish
bøk Norwegian
pyökki Finnish
avrupa kayını Turkish
buk pospolity Polish
buk zwyczajny Polish
bükk Hungarian
közönséges bükk Hungarian
ah Albanian
pagoa Basque
oбикновен бук Bulgarian
faig Catalan
bukva Croatian
obična bukva Croatian
buk lesní Czech
οξιά Greek
fag Romanian
буква Serbian
buk lesný Slovak
bukev Slovene
бук лісовий Ukrainian