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Threatened & Endangered

Protected Plants for All Scientific Names
Jurisdiction = Federal and State
State Distribution = U.S. States (North Carolina)
154 records returned

Protected plants that are synonyms retain their protected status, and are indented beneath the current PLANTS accepted name; common names are from PLANTS.

United States USFWS Endangered Species Program. 2014. All plants (January 2014) (http://ecos.fws.gov/tess_public/pub/listedPlants.jsp). US Fish and Wildlife Service, Washington, DC.
North Carolina Plant Industry Division. 1998. List of North Carolina's endangered, threatened, and special concern plant species (http://www.ncagr.com/plantindustry/plant/plantconserve/plist.htm, 20 October 2002). North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, North Carolina.

Symbol Scientific Name Common Name Federal Protected Status† State Protected Status†
ADCA Adiantum capillus-veneris L. common maidenhair NC (E)
AEVI3 Aeschynomene virginica (L.) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb. Virginia jointvetch T NC (E)
AMPU2 Amaranthus pumilus Raf. seaside amaranth T NC (T)
AMGEC Amorpha georgiana Wilbur var. confusa Wilbur Georgia false indigo NC (T)
AMGEG Amorpha georgiana Wilbur var. georgiana Georgia false indigo NC (E)
ARBU Arethusa bulbosa L. dragon's mouth NC (E)
ASHE4 Asplenium ×heteroresiliens W.H. Wagner (pro sp.) [heterochroum × resiliens] NC (E)
ASMO Asplenium monanthes L. singlesorus spleenwort NC (E)
ASMI2 Astragalus michauxii (Kuntze) F.J. Herm. sandhills milkvetch NC (T)
BAAUM Baptisia australis (L.) R. Br. var. minor (Lehm.) Fernald blue wild indigo
BAMI4 Baptisia minor Lehm. NC (T)
BRVI6 Bryocrumia vivicolor (Dix.) W.R. Buck bryocrumia moss
BRAN8 Bryocrumia andersonii (E.B. Bartram) L.E. Anderson NC (E)
BUDI Buckleya distichophylla (Nutt.) Torr. piratebush NC (E)
CACA2 Calamagrostis cainii Hitchc. Cain's reedgrass NC (E)
CAMU10 Calopogon multiflorus Lindl. manyflower grasspink NC (E)
CASC5 Camassia scilloides (Raf.) Cory Atlantic camas NC (T)
CAMI19 Cardamine micranthera Rollins streambank bittercress E NC (E)
CABA9 Carex barrattii Schwein. & Torr. Barratt's sedge NC (E)
CACO14 Carex conoidea Schkuhr ex Willd. openfield sedge NC (T)
CAEX7 Carex exilis Dewey coastal sedge NC (T)
CALU26 Carex lutea LeBlond sulphur sedge E NC (E)
CAOL3 Carex oligosperma Michx. fewseed sedge NC (E)
CASC9 Carex schweinitzii Dewey ex Schwein. Schweinitz's sedge NC (E)
CASI12 Carex siccata Dewey dryspike sedge
CAAE Carex aenea Fernald NC (E)
CAMY Carya myristiciformis (Michx. f.) Nutt. nutmeg hickory NC (T)
CHPA18 Chrysoma pauciflosculosa (Michx.) Greene woody goldenrod NC (E)
COCH2 Conioselinum chinense (L.) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb. Chinese hemlockparsley NC (E)
CYTE3 Cystopteris tennesseensis Shaver Tennessee bladderfern NC (SC, E)
DARE Dalibarda repens L. robin runaway NC (E)
DEEX Delphinium exaltatum Aiton tall larkspur NC (SC, E)
DIHI13 Dichanthelium hirstii (Swallen) Kartesz Hirst's panicgrass
PAHI10 Panicum hirstii Swallen NC (E)
DIMU4 Dionaea muscipula Ellis Venus flytrap NC (SC)
ECLA Echinacea laevigata (C.L. Boynt. & Beadle) S.F. Blake smooth purple coneflower E NC (SC, E)
ELHA2 Eleocharis halophila (Fernald & Brack.) Fernald & Brack. saltmarsh spikerush NC (T)
ERLI3 Eriocaulon lineare Small narrow pipewort NC (E)
EURE8 Eupatorium resinosum Torr. ex DC. pine barren thoroughwort NC (SC, T)
FIRU2 Filipendula rubra (Hill) B.L. Rob. queen of the prairie NC (E)
FIPE Fimbristylis perpusilla Harper ex Small & Britton Harper's fimbry NC (T)
GECR2 Gentianopsis crinita (Froel.) Ma greater fringed gentian NC (SC, E)
GEGE Geum geniculatum Michx. bent avens NC (T)
GERA2 Geum radiatum Michx. Appalachian avens E NC (SC, E)
GLNU Glyceria nubigena W.A. Anderson Great Smoky Mountain mannagrass NC (T)
GRNI Grammitis nimbata (Jenman) Proctor West Indian dwarf polypody NC (E)
GYAP Gymnocarpium appalachianum Pryer Appalachian oakfern NC (E)
GYLI Gymnoderma lineare (A. Evans) Yoshim. & Sharp gymnoderma lichen NC (T)
HEBR Helenium brevifolium (Nutt.) Alph. Wood shortleaf sneezeweed NC (E)
HEVE Helenium vernale Walter savannah sneezeweed NC (E)
HESC3 Helianthus schweinitzii Torr. & A. Gray Schweinitz's sunflower E NC (E)
HEBU Helonias bullata L. swamppink T NC (SC, T)
HECO19 Hexastylis contracta Blomquist mountain heartleaf NC (E)
HENA3 Hexastylis naniflora Blomquist dwarfflower heartleaf T NC (T)
HIOD Hierochloe odorata (L.) P. Beauv. sweetgrass NC (E)
HOPUM Houstonia purpurea L. var. montana (Small) Terrell Venus' pride NC (E)
HEPUM2 Hedyotis purpurea (L.) Torr. & A. Gray var. montana (Small) Fosberg E
HUMO Hudsonia montana Nutt. mountain goldenheather T NC (E)
HYCA Hydrastis canadensis L. goldenseal NC (SC, E)
ILCO2 Ilex collina Alexander longstalk holly NC (T)
ISPI Isoetes piedmontana (N.E. Pfeiffer) C.F. Reed Peidmont quillwort NC (T)
ISME2 Isotria medeoloides (Pursh) Raf. small whorled pogonia T NC (E)
JUCA2 Juncus caesariensis Coville New Jersey rush NC (E)
JUTR2 Juncus trifidus L. highland rush
JUTRC Juncus trifidus L. ssp. carolinianus Hämet-Ahti NC (E)
KACU Kalmia cuneata Michx. whitewicky NC (SC, E)
LIHE2 Liatris helleri Porter Heller's blazing star T NC (SC, T)
LICA31 Lilaeopsis carolinensis J.M. Coult. & Rose Carolina grasswort NC (T)
LIGR2 Lilium grayi S. Watson Gray's lily NC (SC, T)
LIIR Lilium iridollae Henry panhandle lily NC (T)
LIME7 Lindera melissifolia (Walter) Blume southern spicebush E NC (E)
LISU8 Lindera subcoriacea B.E. Wofford bog spicebush NC (E)
LOAU Lophiola aurea Ker Gawl. goldencrest NC (E)
LYAS2 Lysimachia asperulifolia Poir. roughleaf yellow loosestrife E NC (E)
LYFR2 Lysimachia fraseri Duby Fraser's yellow loosestrife NC (E)
MACA Macbridea caroliniana (Walter) S.F. Blake Carolina birds-in-a-nest NC (T)
METR3 Menyanthes trifoliata L. buckbean NC (T)
MIGO Minuartia godfreyi (Shinners) McNeill Godfrey's stitchwort NC (E)
MIUN Minuartia uniflora (Walter) Mattf. oneflower stitchwort NC (E)
MUTO Muhlenbergia torreyana (Schult.) Hitchc. New Jersey muhly NC (E)
MYGA Myrica gale L. sweetgale NC (E)
MYLA2 Myriophyllum laxum Shuttlw. ex Chapm. loose watermilfoil NC (T)
NAAM Narthecium americanum Ker Gawl. yellow asphodel NC (E)
OLAL2 Oligoneuron album (Nutt.) G.L. Nesom prairie goldenrod
SOPT4 Solidago ptarmicoides (Nees) B. Boivin NC (E)
ORMA2 Orbexilum macrophyllum (Rowlee) Rydb. largeleaf leather-root NC (E)
ORKE Orthotrichum keeverae H.A. Crum & L.E. Anderson Keever's orthotrichum moss NC (E)
OXCA2 Oxypolis canbyi (J.M. Coult. & Rose) Fernald Canby's cowbane E NC (E)
PAMI25 Packera millefolium (Torr. & A. Gray) W.A. Weber & Á. Löve piedmont ragwort
SEMI2 Senecio millefolium Torr. & A. Gray NC (T)
PASC19 Packera schweinitziana (Nutt.) W.A. Weber & Á. Löve Schweinitz's ragwort
SESC4 Senecio schweinitzianus Nutt. NC (E)
PAQU Panax quinquefolius L. American ginseng NC (SC)
PACA13 Parnassia caroliniana Michx. Carolina grass of Parnassus NC (E)
PAGR Parnassia grandifolia DC. largeleaf grass of Parnassus NC (T)
PEWR Pellaea wrightiana Hook. Wright's cliffbrake NC (SC, E)
PLCA18 Plagiochila caduciloba H.L. Blomq. NC (E)
PLCO2 Plantago cordata Lam. heartleaf plantain NC (E)
PLSP Plantago sparsiflora Michx. pineland plantain NC (E)
PLIN5 Platanthera integra (Nutt.) A. Gray ex Beck yellow fringeless orchid NC (T)
PLIN6 Platanthera integrilabia (Correll) Luer white fringeless orchid NC (E)
PLNI Platanthera nivea (Nutt.) Luer snowy orchid NC (T)
POPA Poa paludigena Fernald & Wiegand bog bluegrass NC (E)
POSM Portulaca smallii P. Wilson Small's purslane NC (T)
PTEC2 Pteroglossaspis ecristata (Fernald) Rolfe giant orchid NC (E)
PTNO Ptilimnium nodosum (Rose) Mathias piedmont mock bishopweed E NC (E)
PYBR Pyxidanthera brevifolia Wells littleleaf pixiemoss
PYBAB Pyxidanthera barbulata Michx. var. brevifolia (Wells) H.E. Ahles NC (E)
RHAR Rhexia aristosa Britton awnpetal meadowbeauty NC (T)
RHRO3 Rhodiola rosea L. roseroot stonecrop
SERO2 Sedum rosea (L.) Scop. NC (E)
RHMI11 Rhus michauxii Sarg. false poison sumac E NC (SC, E)
RHCR3 Rhynchospora crinipes Gale mosquito beaksedge NC (E)
RHMA5 Rhynchospora macra (C.B. Clarke ex Britton) Small large beaksedge NC (E)
RHTH Rhynchospora thornei Kral Thorne's beaksedge NC (E)
RUHE Rudbeckia heliopsidis Torr. & A. Gray sunfacing coneflower NC (E)
RUHU Ruellia humilis Nutt. fringeleaf wild petunia NC (T)
RUNU2 Rugelia nudicaulis Shuttlw. ex Chapm. Rugel's Indianplantain
CARU16 Cacalia rugelia (A. Gray) T.M. Barkley & Cronquist NC (T)
SAKE Sabatia kennedyana Fernald Plymouth rose gentian NC (SC, T)
SAFA5 Sagittaria fasciculata E.O. Beal bunched arrowhead E NC (E)
SAOR3 Sarracenia oreophila (Kearney) Wherry green pitcherplant E NC (SC, E)
SARUJ Sarracenia rubra Walter ssp. jonesii (Wherry) Wherry Jones' pitcherplant E
SAJO Sarracenia jonesii Wherry NC (SC, E)
SCGL7 Schisandra glabra (E.P. Bicknell) Rehder bay starvine NC (SC, T)
SCLA9 Schlotheimia lancifolia E.B. Bartram lanceleaf schlotheimia moss NC (T)
SCAM Schwalbea americana L. chaffseed E NC (E)
SEPU6 Sedum pusillum Michx. granite stonecrop NC (E)
SHGA Shortia galacifolia Torr. & A. Gray Oconee bells NC (SC, E)
SIDI5 Sisyrinchium dichotomum E.P. Bicknell wishbone blue-eyed grass E NC (E)
SOPL Solidago plumosa Small plumed goldenrod NC (E)
SOPU3 Solidago pulchra Small Carolina goldenrod NC (E)
SOSP6 Solidago spithamaea M.A. Curtis Blue Ridge goldenrod T NC (E)
SOVE2 Solidago verna M.A. Curtis ex Torr. & A. Gray springflowering goldenrod NC (T)
SPFU70 Sphagnum fuscum (Schimp.) Klinggr. sphagnum NC (E)
SPVI2 Spiraea virginiana Britton Virginia meadowsweet T NC (E)
SPLO2 Spiranthes longilabris Lindl. giantspiral lady's tresses NC (T)
SPHE Sporobolus heterolepis (A. Gray) A. Gray prairie dropseed NC (E)
SPTE4 Sporobolus teretifolius Harper wireleaf dropseed NC (T)
STPIP3 Stylisma pickeringii (Torr. ex M.A. Curtis) A. Gray var. pickeringii Pickering's dawnflower NC (E)
SYGE Symphyotrichum georgianum (Alexander) G.L. Nesom Georgia aster
ASGE2 Aster georgianus Alexander NC (T)
SYPA10 Symphyotrichum parviceps (Burgess) G.L. Nesom smallhead aster
ASPA4 Aster parviceps (Burgess) Mack. & Bush NC (E)
THCO5 Thalictrum cooleyi H.E. Ahles Cooley's meadow-rue E NC (E)
THSI2 Thelypteris simulata (Davenport) Nieuwl. bog fern NC (T)
TOAM3 Tortula ammonsiana H.A. Crum & L.E. Anderson Ammons' tortula moss NC (E)
TRBO Trichomanes boschianum Sturm Appalachian bristle fern NC (T)
TRPE2 Trichomanes petersii A. Gray dwarf bristle fern NC (T)
TRDI5 Trillium discolor Wray ex Hook. mottled wakerobin NC (T)
TRPU3 Trillium pusillum Michx. dwarf wakerobin NC (E)
TRSP2 Trisetum spicatum (L.) K. Richt. spike trisetum
TRSPM6 Trisetum spicatum (L.) K. Richt. var. molle (Kunth) Beal NC (E)
UTOL Utricularia olivacea C. Wright ex Griseb. piedmont bladderwort NC (T)
 
†CodeProtected Status
EEndangered
SCSpecial Concern
TThreatened
 
 

 

 
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