Chasmanthium laxum (L.) Yates
Wet pine savannas (SPS-RF, WLPS, VWLPS), adjacent roadsides.
Occasional. Jun–Oct . Thornhill 647, 738, 774, 1198 (NCSC). Specimens seen in the vicinity: Sandy Run [Hancock]: Taggart SARU 273 (WNC!). [= Uniola laxa (L.) Britton, Sterns, & Poggenb. sensu RAB; = FNA, Weakley]
Regularity: Regularly occurring
Global Range: Widespread in southeastern U.S., north to southern New York, Kentucky, and Oklahoma (Weakley 2006 draft).
Catalog Number: US 1519724
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany
Verification Degree: Card file verified by examination of alleged type specimen
Preparation: Pressed specimen
Collector(s): H. Benke
Year Collected: 1928
Locality: Memphis., Shelby, Tennessee, United States, North America
- Isotype: Benke, H. C. 1929. Rhodora. 31: 148.
Molecular Biology and Genetics
Barcode data: Chasmanthium laxum
Statistics of barcoding coverage: Chasmanthium laxum
Public Records: 2
Specimens with Barcodes: 2
Species With Barcodes: 1
National NatureServe Conservation Status
Rounded National Status Rank: NNR - Unranked
Names and Taxonomy
Comments: This record is for the narrow concept that excludes material sometimes treated as Chasmanthium laxum var. sessiliflorum (Chasmanthium sessiliflorum of Kartesz 1999).
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