Elephantopus tomentosus

ClassificationDicots
FamilyAsteraceae
Family (Traditional)Asteraceae
GenusElephantopus
SpeciesElephantopus tomentosus L.
Common Namedevil's grandmother
Growth Habitforb
Plant NotesLeaf Persistance: Deciduous; Habit: forb; Woody/Herbaceous: herbaceous; Terrestrial/Aquatic: Terrestrial;
Leaf Arrangement: Basal; Simple/Compound: Simple; Leaf Complexity: 0;
Hypanthium: No; Perianth Absent: No; Fruit Color: ;
*Average C-Value: 2.0
C value 2
StatusNative; TN[SNR] KY[S3] (State Rank); G5 (Global Rank)
Specimen(s) View and Download Specimen Details »

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

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  • Counties - Species Present
Ecoregions
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.

Specimens and Distribution

This species has been reported in the following counties by the herbaria listed. An overview of the individual specimens are provided in the table that follows. Click on the accession number to view details; click on column headers to sort.

Counties included on distribution map: Bell (KY), Crittenden (KY), Harlan (KY), Laurel (KY), McCreary (KY), Whitley (KY), Anderson (TN), Bledsoe (TN), Blount (TN), Bradley (TN), Campbell (TN), Cocke (TN), Cumberland (TN), Davidson (TN), Decatur (TN), Franklin (TN), Giles (TN), Grainger (TN), Grundy (TN), Hamilton (TN), Hardin (TN), Henderson (TN), Hickman (TN), Jackson (TN), Knox (TN), Lewis (TN), Loudon (TN), McNairy (TN), Madison (TN), Marion (TN), Maury (TN), Monroe (TN), Morgan (TN), Polk (TN), Putnam (TN), Rhea (TN), Roane (TN), Scott (TN), Sevier (TN), Shelby (TN), Stewart (TN), Union (TN), Van Buren (TN), Warren (TN), White (TN)

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: APSC, EKY, HTTU, MTSU, TENN, UCHT, UOS, VDB

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1972 - 2016

Accession No. (click for full details) County State Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
31234100236379 McCreary Kentucky 21 Aug 1972 Elizabeth M. Browne
Edward T. Browne Jr.
EKY
Elephantopus tomentosus
31234100236361 Harlan Kentucky 18 Sep 2005 Amy V. Mcintosh
1442
EKY
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211461 Monroe Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211440 Decatur Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211459 McNairy Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211431 Blount Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211432 Blount Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211426 Blount Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211450 Knox Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211477 Scott Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211462 Morgan Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211487 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211465 Morgan Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211430 Blount Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211434 Campbell Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
31234100236403 Laurel Kentucky 15 Aug 1985 Ralph L. Thompson
85-603
EKY
Elephantopus tomentosus
31234100236395 Laurel Kentucky 08 Aug 1993 Randy L. Mears
93-28
EKY
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211458 McNairy Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211489 Warren Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211472 Rhea Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211424 Anderson Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211593 McCreary Kentucky
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211425 Bledsoe Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211454 Madison Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211488 White Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211580 McCreary Kentucky
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211435 Campbell Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211453 Lewis Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211479 Sevier Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211463 Morgan Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211469 Polk Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211433 Bradley Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211443 Grainger Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211428 Blount Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211445 Hardin Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211592 Harlan Kentucky
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211455 Marion Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211452 Loudon Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211480 Sevier Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211442 Giles Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211436 Cocke Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211456 Marion Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211444 Grundy Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211571 Kentucky
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211591 Bell Kentucky
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211457 Maury Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211475 Roane Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211464 Morgan Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211476 Scott Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211438 Cumberland Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211481 Shelby Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211471 Rhea Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211447 Hickman Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211448 Knox Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211427 Blount Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211466 Morgan Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211482 Stewart Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211437 Cumberland Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211449 Knox Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211429 Blount Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211446 Henderson Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211441 Franklin Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211467 Polk Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211473 Roane Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211483 Stewart Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
APSC0115474 Whitley Kentucky
APSC
Elephantopus tomentosus
APSC0026698 Hickman Tennessee
APSC
Elephantopus tomentosus
APSC0042385 Marion Tennessee
APSC
Elephantopus tomentosus
APSC0026694 Stewart Tennessee 03 Aug 2001 Edward Chester
APSC
Elephantopus tomentosus
APSC0101743 Putnam Tennessee
APSC
Elephantopus tomentosus
APSC0085012 Lewis Tennessee
APSC
Elephantopus tomentosus
APSC0055703 Cumberland Tennessee
APSC
Elephantopus tomentosus
APSC0042602 Hamilton Tennessee
APSC
Elephantopus tomentosus
APSC0026696 Morgan Tennessee
APSC
Elephantopus tomentosus
HTTU033763 Scott Tennessee
HTTU
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211484 Union Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211470 Putnam Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211460 McNairy Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211468 Polk Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211439 Decatur Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211474 Roane Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211486 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211451 Lewis Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211485 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0211478 Sevier Tennessee
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
APSC0072708 White Tennessee
APSC
Elephantopus tomentosus
APSC0059364 Stewart Tennessee 15 Jul 2016 Edward Chester
APSC
Elephantopus tomentosus
APSC0101744 Putnam Tennessee
APSC
Elephantopus tomentosus
HTTU024524 Putnam Tennessee
HTTU
Elephantopus tomentosus
HTTU003044 Tennessee
HTTU
Elephantopus tomentosus
HTTU003048 Scott Tennessee
HTTU
Elephantopus tomentosus
HTTU032003 Putnam Tennessee
HTTU
Elephantopus tomentosus
HTTU003049 Scott Tennessee
HTTU
Elephantopus tomentosus
HTTU003046 Scott Tennessee
HTTU
Elephantopus tomentosus
HTTU008964 Jackson Tennessee
HTTU
Elephantopus tomentosus
HTTU008963 Scott Tennessee
HTTU
Elephantopus tomentosus
HTTU003043 Hickman Tennessee
HTTU
Elephantopus tomentosus
HTTU008962 Scott Tennessee
HTTU
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT039076 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT025146 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT025159 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT025153 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT025152 Morgan Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT025148 Marion Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT025162 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT025157 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT025142 Marion Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
HTTU008961 Scott Tennessee
HTTU
Elephantopus tomentosus
HTTU003047 Scott Tennessee
HTTU
Elephantopus tomentosus
MTSU021558 Davidson Tennessee 01 Aug 2001 Angela Cathey
310
MTSU
Elephantopus tomentosus
MTSU024442 Cumberland Tennessee
MTSU
Elephantopus tomentosus
TENN-V-0244940 Campbell Tennessee 04 Aug 2011 Aaron Floden
1683
TENN
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT025145 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT025156 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT025150 Polk Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT025147 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT025151 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT025149 Marion Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
UOS00816 Franklin Tennessee 27 Oct 2006 Erin Tyrell
UOS
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91612 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91597 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91598 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT025154 Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
UCHT025155 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Elephantopus tomentosus
UOS00817 Franklin Tennessee 23 Sep 1996 Mary P. Priestley
UOS
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91606 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91605 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91601 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91615 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91609 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91599 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT67133 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91596 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91608 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91595 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91614 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91593 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91600 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91613 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91611 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91604 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91602 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91594 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91610 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
BRIT91607 Tennessee
VDB
Elephantopus tomentosus
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Plant Photos

Elephantopus tomentosus - Dwayne Estes
Elephantopus tomentosus - Dwayne Estes
Elephantopus tomentosus - Joey Shaw
Elephantopus tomentosus - Joey Shaw
Elephantopus tomentosus - Sunny Fleming
Elephantopus tomentosus - Sunny Fleming
Elephantopus tomentosus - Sunny Fleming
Elephantopus tomentosus - Sunny Fleming
Elephantopus tomentosus - Tara Littlefield
Elephantopus tomentosus - Tara Littlefield
Elephantopus tomentosus - Tara Littlefield
Elephantopus tomentosus - Tara Littlefield
Elephantopus tomentosus - Tara Littlefield
Elephantopus tomentosus - Tara Littlefield
Elephantopus tomentosus - Tara Littlefield
Elephantopus tomentosus - Tara Littlefield
Elephantopus tomentosus - Tara Littlefield
Elephantopus tomentosus - Tara Littlefield
Elephantopus tomentosus - Tara Littlefield
Elephantopus tomentosus - Tara Littlefield
Elephantopus tomentosus - Tara Littlefield
Elephantopus tomentosus - Tara Littlefield
Elephantopus tomentosus - Joey Shaw
Elephantopus tomentosus - Joey Shaw
Elephantopus tomentosus - Joey Shaw
Elephantopus tomentosus - Joey Shaw
Elephantopus tomentosus - Joey Shaw
Elephantopus tomentosus - Joey Shaw
Elephantopus tomentosus - Joey Shaw
Elephantopus tomentosus - Joey Shaw