Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission Herbarium
Catalog #: ANHC007391
Secondary Catalog #: ANHC Acc#: 007128
Taxon: Perideridia americana (Nutt. ex DC.) Rchb. ex Steud.
Family: Apiaceae
Determiner: Brent Baker (5/12/2015)
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Collector: Brent Baker   15-0026   
Date: 2015-05-12
Verbatim Date: 2015-5-12
Locality: United States, Arkansas, Saline, Ouachita Mountains. Central Hills, Ridges, and Valleys Ecoregion. USGS Lonsdale NE 7.5' Quad. Middle Fork Barrens Natural Area. E of Burk Rd. and W of Middle Fork Saline River, about 1.7 road mi. N of jct. with AR Hwy 5 in Owensville. NE end of large shale barrens. TRS: T1S R17W S17 E2NE4SE4
34.63997  -92.83979
Habitat: Edge of seasonally wet shale glade with calcareous influence at woodland margin.
Associated Species: Growing with Clinopodium arkansanum, Valerianella nuttallii, Rubus sp., Geranium carolinianum, Lespedeza cuneata, Dichanthelium laxiflorum, Melica mutica, Trifolium campestre, Allium canadense mobilense, Ptilimnium nuttallii, Ulmus alata, Carya sp., etc.
Description: Plant about a meter tall with three well-developed stem leaves and four developing flower umbels. Flowers in bud and white. Stem glaucous.
Reproductive Condition: sterile
Preparations: Herbarium Sheet 1 of 1.
Occurrence Remarks: Single fertile plant observed. First record from Ouachita Mountains.
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Record Id: 3cef5c5c-64b9-4596-a694-243145be3610
Occurrence ID (GUID): 3cef5c5c-64b9-4596-a694-243145be3610
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Brent Baker (
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