04Fa

Here are all the findings from this Floristic Quality Assessment: 04Fa. 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 86
Native species richness 85
Percent adventive species 1.16
Mean conservatism, all taxa 3.70
Floristic quality index, all taxa 34.29
Mean conservatism, natives only 3.74
Floristic quality index, natives only 34.49
Number of state rare species (S1 & S2) 4
Number of federally threatened or endangered species (T & E) 0
Mean wetland quality coefficient, natives only 0.52
Number of species used in above calculation (native) 84
Mean wetland quality coefficient, all species 0.55
Number of species used in above calculation (native+adventive) 85
Coefficient of Conservatism Tallies
0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Missing
17 7 7 5 9 14 12 8 6 0 0 0
Wetland Indicator Coefficient Tallies (Native)
-5 -4 -3 -2 -1 0 1 2 3 4 5 Missing
0 0 2 2 1 6 0 0 10 5 1 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
4 1 68 1 0 12
Growth Habit Tallies (all *phytes)
Chama Geo Helo Hemi Hydro Nanoph Phanero Thero Mixed class Missing
2 15 1 44 0 0 6 4 0 14

86 Species In Study

These are the species identified during this study.

Scientific Name Common Name CoC States
Achillea millefolium common yarrow
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 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
Baptisia bracteata var. leucophaea longbract wild indigo IA, 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
Calystegia macounii Macoun's false bindweed KS, SD/ND
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 glyptosperma ribseed sandmat KS, MI, SD/ND
Cirsium altissimum tall thistle IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Conyza canadensis Canadian horseweed IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
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
Eleocharis compressa var. compressa flatstem spikerush KS, SD/ND
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 philadelphicus Philadelphia fleabane
Eupatorium altissimum tall thoroughwort IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Hieracium longipilum hairy hawkweed IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
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
Muhlenbergia cuspidata plains muhly 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
Packera plattensis prairie groundsel IA, IL, KS, MI, SD/ND
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
Poa pratensis Kentucky bluegrass 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
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
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
Symphoricarpos orbiculatus coralberry IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Symphyotrichum ericoides white heath aster
Symphyotrichum lanceolatum white panicle aster
Symphyotrichum oblongifolium aromatic aster KS
Symphyotrichum sericeum western silver aster IA, IL, KS, SD/ND
Teucrium canadense Canada germander
Tridens flavus purpletop tridens
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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