99Sa

Here are all the findings from this Floristic Quality Assessment: 99Sa. 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 82
Native species richness 80
Percent adventive species 2.44
Mean conservatism, all taxa 3.48
Floristic quality index, all taxa 31.47
Mean conservatism, natives only 3.56
Floristic quality index, natives only 31.86
Number of state rare species (S1 & S2) 4
Number of federally threatened or endangered species (T & E) 0
Mean wetland quality coefficient, natives only 0.69
Number of species used in above calculation (native) 80
Mean wetland quality coefficient, all species 0.71
Number of species used in above calculation (native+adventive) 82
Coefficient of Conservatism Tallies
0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Missing
17 7 7 6 8 13 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 2 0 7 0 0 12 4 2 0
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
5 1 60 2 0 14
Growth Habit Tallies (all *phytes)
Chama Geo Helo Hemi Hydro Nanoph Phanero Thero Mixed class Missing
2 13 0 41 0 0 5 5 0 16

82 Species In Study

These are the species identified during this study.

Scientific Name Common Name CoC States
Achillea millefolium common yarrow
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
Artemisia ludoviciana var. ludoviciana Louisiana sagewort IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Asclepias stenophylla slimleaf milkweed IA, IL, KS, MO
Asclepias syriaca common milkweed IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
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
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
Bouteloua hirsuta hairy grama
Brickellia eupatorioides false boneset
Carex brevior shortbeak sedge IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
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
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
Desmodium illinoense Illinois ticktrefoil IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Desmodium sessilifolium sessileleaf ticktrefoil IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Dichanthelium acuminatum tapered rosette grass
Dichanthelium oligosanthes ssp. scribnerianum Scribner's dichanthelium IA, IL, KS, MO
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
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
Hybanthus verticillatus babyslippers KS
Juncus interior inland rush IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Koeleria macrantha prairie Junegrass IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Lepidium densiflorum common pepperweed IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Lespedeza capitata roundhead lespedeza IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Lespedeza violacea violet lespedeza IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Linum sulcatum var. sulcatum grooved flax IA, IL, KS, 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
Mirabilis albida white four o'clock IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Oligoneuron rigidum var. rigidum stiff goldenrod
Oxalis stricta common yellow oxalis IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Oxalis violacea violet woodsorrel IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Panicum virgatum var. virgatum switchgrass IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Pediomelum esculentum large Indian breadroot IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Physalis pumila dwarf groundcherry KS
Physalis virginiana Virginia groundcherry IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Poa pratensis Kentucky bluegrass IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Polygala verticillata var. verticillata whorled milkwort
Psoralidium tenuiflorum slimflower scurfpea IA, KS
Rhus glabra smooth sumac IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
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
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
Sphenopholis obtusata prairie wedgescale IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Spiranthes vernalis spring lady's tresses IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Sporobolus compositus composite dropseed
Sporobolus heterolepis prairie dropseed IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Stenaria nigricans var. nigricans diamondflowers IA, IL, KS
Strophostyles leiosperma slickseed fuzzybean IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
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
Tragia betonicifolia betonyleaf noseburn KS
Tragopogon dubius yellow salsify 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

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