sc11

Here are all the findings from this Floristic Quality Assessment: sc11. 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 50
Native species richness 49
Percent adventive species 2.00
Mean conservatism, all taxa 3.68
Floristic quality index, all taxa 26.02
Mean conservatism, natives only 3.76
Floristic quality index, natives only 26.29
Number of state rare species (S1 & S2) 2
Number of federally threatened or endangered species (T & E) 0
Mean wetland quality coefficient, natives only 0.67
Number of species used in above calculation (native) 49
Mean wetland quality coefficient, all species 0.72
Number of species used in above calculation (native+adventive) 50
Coefficient of Conservatism Tallies
0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Missing
8 3 5 4 7 9 7 4 2 0 0 0
Wetland Indicator Coefficient Tallies (Native)
-5 -4 -3 -2 -1 0 1 2 3 4 5 Missing
0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 9 2 0 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
2 0 41 0 0 7
Growth Habit Tallies (all *phytes)
Chama Geo Helo Hemi Hydro Nanoph Phanero Thero Mixed class Missing
1 7 0 28 0 0 3 2 0 9

50 Species In Study

These are the species identified during this study.

Scientific Name Common Name CoC States
Achillea millefolium common yarrow
Agrostis hyemalis winter bentgrass IA, IL, KS, 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
Artemisia ludoviciana var. ludoviciana Louisiana sagewort IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Asclepias stenophylla slimleaf milkweed IA, IL, KS, MO
Asclepias tuberosa ssp. interior butterfly milkweed IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Asclepias verticillata whorled 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
Brickellia eupatorioides false boneset
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
Cirsium undulatum wavyleaf thistle IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Dalea candida var. candida white prairie clover IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Desmodium illinoense Illinois ticktrefoil IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Dichanthelium acuminatum tapered rosette grass
Dichanthelium oligosanthes ssp. scribnerianum Scribner's dichanthelium IA, IL, KS, MO
Echinacea angustifolia blacksamson echinacea IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Elymus canadensis Canada wildrye
Eragrostis spectabilis purple lovegrass IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Hieracium longipilum hairy hawkweed IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Koeleria macrantha prairie Junegrass 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
Oligoneuron rigidum var. rigidum stiff goldenrod
Oxalis stricta common yellow oxalis IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Panicum virgatum var. virgatum switchgrass IA, IL, KS, MI, 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
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
Sisyrinchium campestre prairie blue-eyed grass IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Solidago missouriensis Missouri goldenrod IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Sorghastrum nutans Indiangrass IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, SD/ND
Sporobolus compositus composite dropseed
Symphoricarpos orbiculatus coralberry IA, IL, KS, MI, MO
Symphyotrichum ericoides white heath aster
Symphyotrichum oblongifolium aromatic aster KS
Triodanis perfoliata clasping Venus' looking-glass IA, IL, KS, MO, SD/ND
Vernonia baldwinii ssp. baldwinii Baldwin's ironweed IA, IL, KS, MO

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