Also called swamp Spanish oak (although do not confuse with pin oak Quercus palustris which is also called that).  One of the red oaks.

Native to 🇺🇸 USA South and East.

In this area:

due to possible infestation by oak wilt disease Bretziella fagacearum.

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)
Quercus hosts caterpillars of 452 species
of butterflies and moths, in some areas.

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