134yr

Here are all the findings from this Floristic Quality Assessment: 134yr. All values are calculated live from the species list reported for this region at this time.

Description

Detailed Findings

Here are the summary data from this study. Please note the following:

  • Results are based on the species found during this evaluation — listed in the section below.
  • These data are calculated from Kansas coefficient of conservatism data.
  • You can browse lists of species that have various CoCs in the "Conservation of Conservatism Tallies" row below.
  • Floristic Quality Indices have these general meanings:

    < 20 Definitely degraded
    20-25 Possibly degraded; restoration potential
    25-30 Quality natural area
    > 35 Really special natural area

Total species richness, all taxa 114
Native species richness 113
Percent adventive species 0.88
Mean conservatism, all taxa 3.08
Floristic quality index, all taxa 32.87
Mean conservatism, natives only 3.11
Floristic quality index, natives only 33.02
Number of state rare species (S1 & S2) 5
Number of federally threatened or endangered species (T & E) 0
Mean wetland quality coefficient, natives only 0.79
Number of species used in above calculation (native) 112
Mean wetland quality coefficient, all species 0.81
Number of species used in above calculation (native+adventive) 113
Coefficient of Conservatism Tallies
0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Missing
29 11 11 9 13 18 10 7 5 0 0 0
Wetland Indicator Coefficient Tallies (Native)
-5 -4 -3 -2 -1 0 1 2 3 4 5 Missing
0 0 1 1 1 11 0 0 17 6 4 1
Wetland Indicator Coefficient Tallies (Adventive)
-5 -4 -3 -2 -1 0 1 2 3 4 5 Missing
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Longevity Tallies
Annual Biennial Perennial Annual/Biennial Annual/Biennial/Perennial Missing
13 1 80 1 0 19
Growth Habit Tallies (all *phytes)
Chama Geo Helo Hemi Hydro Nanoph Phanero Thero Mixed class Missing
3 15 0 52 0 0 10 13 0 21

114 Species In Study

These are the species identified during this study.

Scientific Name Common Name CoC States
Acalypha virginica Virginia threeseed mercury IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Achillea millefolium common yarrow
Ageratina altissima var. altissima white snakeroot IA, IL, KS, MI, SD/ND
Agrostis hyemalis winter bentgrass IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Ambrosia artemisiifolia annual ragweed IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Ambrosia psilostachya Cuman ragweed IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Amorpha canescens leadplant IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, NE, OH, SD/ND
Andropogon gerardii big bluestem IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Antennaria neglecta field pussytoes IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Apocynum cannabinum Indianhemp IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Artemisia ludoviciana var. ludoviciana Louisiana sagewort IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Asclepias stenophylla slimleaf milkweed IA, IL, KS, MO
Asclepias sullivantii prairie milkweed IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Asclepias syriaca common milkweed IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Asclepias tuberosa butterfly milkweed
Asclepias verticillata whorled milkweed IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Asclepias viridiflora green comet milkweed IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Asclepias viridis green antelopehorn KS
Astragalus crassicarpus var. crassicarpus groundplum milkvetch IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Baptisia australis var. minor blue wild indigo KS
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula sideoats grama IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Bouteloua gracilis blue grama IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Brickellia eupatorioides false boneset
Callirhoe alcaeoides light poppymallow IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, NE, OH, SD/ND
Callirhoe involucrata purple poppymallow
Carex austrina southern sedge KS
Carex brevior shortbeak sedge IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Carex gravida heavy sedge IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Carex inops ssp. heliophila sun sedge KS, SD/ND
Carex meadii Mead's sedge IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Ceanothus herbaceus Jersey tea KS, MI, SD/ND
Chamaesyce nutans eyebane IA, KS, MI, SD/ND
Cirsium altissimum tall thistle IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Cirsium undulatum wavyleaf thistle IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Comandra umbellata bastard toadflax
Cornus drummondii roughleaf dogwood IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Croton monanthogynus prairie tea IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Cyperus lupulinus ssp. lupulinus Great Plains flatsedge IA, KS, MI, SD/ND
Dalea candida var. candida white prairie clover IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Dalea purpurea var. purpurea purple prairie clover KS, SD/ND
Delphinium carolinianum Carolina larkspur
Desmodium illinoense Illinois ticktrefoil IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Desmodium paniculatum panicledleaf ticktrefoil IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Dichanthelium acuminatum tapered rosette grass
Dichanthelium oligosanthes ssp. scribnerianum Scribner's dichanthelium IA, IL, KS, MO
Digitaria cognata fall witchgrass IA, IL, KS, MI
Echinacea angustifolia var. angustifolia blacksamson echinacea
Elymus canadensis var. canadensis Canadian wild-rye IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Eragrostis spectabilis purple lovegrass IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Erechtites hieracifolius var. hieracifolius American burnweed KS
Erigeron strigosus var. strigosus prairie fleabane IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Eupatorium altissimum tall thoroughwort IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Euphorbia marginata snow on the mountain IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Euphorbia spathulata warty spurge IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Gleditsia triacanthos honeylocust IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Helianthus annuus common sunflower IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Helianthus pauciflorus stiff sunflower
Juncus interior inland rush IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Koeleria macrantha prairie Junegrass IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Krigia caespitosa weedy dwarfdandelion
Lespedeza capitata roundhead lespedeza IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Lespedeza violacea violet lespedeza IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Liatris punctata dotted blazing star IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Linum sulcatum var. sulcatum grooved flax IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Lithospermum incisum narrowleaf stoneseed IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Lomatium foeniculaceum var. foeniculaceum fennel-leaf desert-parsley KS, SD/ND
Mimosa nuttallii Nuttall's sensitive-briar IA, KS, MI, SD/ND
Monarda fistulosa ssp. fistulosa wild bergamot
Muhlenbergia cuspidata plains muhly IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Muhlenbergia racemosa marsh muhly IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Oligoneuron rigidum var. rigidum stiff goldenrod
Opuntia macrorhiza var. macrorhiza twistspine pricklypear IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Oxalis stricta common yellow oxalis IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Oxalis violacea violet woodsorrel IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Packera plattensis prairie groundsel IA, IL, KS, MI, SD/ND
Panicum capillare ssp. capillare common witch grass IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Panicum virgatum var. virgatum switchgrass IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Pediomelum argophyllum silverleaf Indian breadroot IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Pediomelum esculentum large Indian breadroot IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Physalis pumila dwarf groundcherry KS
Plantago rhodosperma redseed plantain KS
Poa pratensis Kentucky bluegrass IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Prunus americana American plum IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Psoralidium tenuiflorum slimflower scurfpea IA, KS
Ratibida columnifera upright prairie coneflower IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Rhus glabra smooth sumac IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Rosa arkansana prairie rose KS, SD/ND
Rubus argutus sawtooth blackberry KS
Ruellia humilis fringeleaf wild petunia IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Salvia azurea azure blue sage KS, MI
Schizachyrium scoparium ssp. scoparium little bluestem IA, IL, KS, MO
Silene antirrhina sleepy silene IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Sisyrinchium campestre prairie blue-eyed grass IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Solanum carolinense Carolina horsenettle IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Solidago canadensis Canada goldenrod
Solidago missouriensis Missouri goldenrod IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Sorghastrum nutans Indiangrass IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Spermolepis inermis Red River scaleseed IA, IL, KS, MO
Sporobolus compositus composite dropseed
Sporobolus heterolepis prairie dropseed IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Stenaria nigricans var. nigricans diamondflowers IA, IL, KS
Symphoricarpos orbiculatus coralberry IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Symphyotrichum ericoides white heath aster
Symphyotrichum oblongifolium aromatic aster KS
Symphyotrichum sericeum western silver aster IA, IL, KS, SD/ND
Teucrium canadense Canada germander
Toxicodendron radicans eastern poison ivy
Tragia betonicifolia betonyleaf noseburn KS
Tridens flavus purpletop tridens
Ulmus americana American elm IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Verbena stricta hoary verbena IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Vernonia baldwinii ssp. baldwinii Baldwin's ironweed IA, IL, KS, MO
Viola pedatifida var. pedatifida prairie violet IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Vulpia octoflora sixweeks fescue

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