Chrysosplenium americanum

ClassificationDicots
FamilySaxifragaceae
Family (Traditional)Saxifragaceae
GenusChrysosplenium
SpeciesChrysosplenium americanum Schwein. ex Hook.
Common NameAmerican golden saxifrage
Growth Habitforb
Plant NotesHabit: forb; Woody/Herbaceous: herbaceous; Terrestrial/Aquatic: Terrestrial;
Leaf Arrangement: Opposite; Simple/Compound: Simple; Leaf Complexity: 0; Leaf Type: Broadleaf;
Hypanthium: No; Perianth Absent: No; Fruit Color: ;
*Average C-Value: 8.2
C value 8
StatusNative; AGCP (OBL), EMP (OBL) (NWPL); TN[SNR] KY[S2?] (State Rank); G5 (Global Rank)
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** 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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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: Harlan (KY), Carter (TN), Fentress (TN), Greene (TN), Johnson (TN), Monroe (TN), Sevier (TN), Unicoi (TN)

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: APSC, ETSU, TENN

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1969 - 2012

Accession No. (click for full details) County State Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
N/A Unicoi Tennessee 04 Apr 2009 Frosty Levy
ETSU
Chrysosplenium americanum
N/A Carter Tennessee 24 Mar 2012 Frosty Levy
ETSU
Chrysosplenium americanum
TENN-V-0112700 Johnson Tennessee
TENN
Chrysosplenium americanum
TENN-V-0112174 Johnson Tennessee
TENN
Chrysosplenium americanum
TENN-V-0112172 Fentress Tennessee
TENN
Chrysosplenium americanum
TENN-V-0112170 Carter Tennessee
TENN
Chrysosplenium americanum
TENN-V-0112178 Unicoi Tennessee
TENN
Chrysosplenium americanum
APSC0083447 Harlan Kentucky
APSC
Chrysosplenium americanum
N/A Unicoi Tennessee Frosty Levy
ETSU
Chrysosplenium americanum
N/A Unicoi Tennessee 17 Apr 2010 Frosty Levy
ETSU
Chrysosplenium americanum
N/A Unicoi Tennessee Frosty Levy
ETSU
Chrysosplenium americanum
N/A Unicoi Tennessee 13 May 2010 Frosty Levy
ETSU
Chrysosplenium americanum
TENN-V-0112176 Monroe Tennessee
TENN
Chrysosplenium americanum
TENN-V-0112173 Greene Tennessee
TENN
Chrysosplenium americanum
TENN-V-0112171 Carter Tennessee
TENN
Chrysosplenium americanum
TENN-V-0112175 Johnson Tennessee
TENN
Chrysosplenium americanum
TENN-V-0112177 Monroe Tennessee
TENN
Chrysosplenium americanum
TENN-V-0112169 Carter Tennessee
TENN
Chrysosplenium americanum
APSC0003450 Sevier Tennessee 26 Apr 1969 EW Chester
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APSC
Chrysosplenium americanum
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Plant Photos

Chrysosplenium americanum - Milo Pyne
Chrysosplenium americanum - Milo Pyne
Chrysosplenium americanum - Sunny Fleming
Chrysosplenium americanum - Sunny Fleming
Chrysosplenium americanum - Sunny Fleming
Chrysosplenium americanum - Sunny Fleming
Chrysosplenium americanum - Tara Littlefield
Chrysosplenium americanum - Tara Littlefield
Chrysosplenium americanum - Tara Littlefield
Chrysosplenium americanum - Tara Littlefield
Chrysosplenium americanum - Tara Littlefield
Chrysosplenium americanum - Tara Littlefield