Polygala boykinii

ClassificationDicots
FamilyPolygalaceae
Family (Traditional)Polygalaceae
GenusPolygala
SpeciesPolygala boykinii Nutt.
Common NameBoykin's milkwort
Growth Habitforb
Plant NotesHabit: forb; Woody/Herbaceous: herbaceous; Terrestrial/Aquatic: Terrestrial;
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate; Whorled; Simple/Compound: Simple; Leaf Complexity: 0;
Hypanthium: No; Perianth Absent: No; Fruit Color: ;
C value
StatusNative; TN[S2] (State Rank); G4 (Global Rank)
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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: Bedford (TN), Rutherford (TN)

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: APSC, TENN

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1992 - 1992

Accession No. (click for full details) County State Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
TENN-V-0135535 Rutherford Tennessee
TENN
Polygala boykinii
APSC0007779 Bedford Tennessee 18 Jul 1992 Milo Pyne
92-099
APSC
Polygala boykinii
TENN-V-0135536 Rutherford Tennessee
TENN
Polygala boykinii
TENN-V-0135534 Bedford Tennessee
TENN
Polygala boykinii
TENN-V-0135537 Rutherford Tennessee
TENN
Polygala boykinii
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Plant Photos

Polygala boykinii - Ashley B. Morris
Polygala boykinii - Ashley B. Morris
Polygala boykinii - Milo Pyne
Polygala boykinii - Milo Pyne
Polygala boykinii - Milo Pyne
Polygala boykinii - Milo Pyne
Polygala boykinii - Sunny Fleming
Polygala boykinii - Sunny Fleming