Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission Herbarium
Catalog #: ANHC003541
Secondary Catalog #: ANHC Acc#: 006135
Taxon: Leitneria floridana Chapm.
Family: Simaroubaceae
Determiner: Brent Baker (10/17/2012)
Collector: Brent Baker   12-0282   
Date: 2012-10-17
Verbatim Date: 2012-10-17
Locality: United States, Arkansas, Mississippi, Mississippi Alluvial Plain. St. Francis Lowlands Ecoregion. USGS Dell 7.5' Quad. Big Lake Wildlife Management Area. SW of Youth Lake and E of road, about 1.3 road mi. NE of AR Hwy 18 on Mississippi Co. Rd. 305. TRS: T14N R9E S2 S2SW4
35.85881  -90.10602
Verbatim Coordinates: UTM: 15 761327E 3972156N
Habitat: Mixed herbaceous and shrub wetland with scattered bald-cypress trees, almost completely dry at time of collection.
Associated Species: Growing with Salix nigra, Cephalanthus occidentalis, Hibiscus laevis, Ludwigia palustris, Amaranthus sp., Persicaria hydropiperoides, P. pensylvanica, Phyla lanceolata, Ipomoea lacunosa, Echinochloa sp., Penthorum sedoides, Sesbania herbacea, etc.
Description: Clonal shrub.
Reproductive Condition: sterile
Preparations: Herbarium Sheet 3 of 3.
Notes: At least three larger clones, with stems up to 12 ft. tall and each with several hundred to several thousand stems. Numerous single stems or small colonies scattered between.
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Record ID: 5673b8ff-8b17-449d-ae35-dec3160ffa88
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Brent Baker (
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