Botrychium lanceolatum - (Gmel.) Angstr.
Triangle Grapefern
Other English Common Names: Lance-leaved Moonwort, Triangle Moonwort
Taxonomic Status: Accepted
Related ITIS Name(s): Botrychium lanceolatum (Gmel.) Angstr. (TSN 17178)
French Common Names: botryche lancéolé
Unique Identifier: ELEMENT_GLOBAL.2.129282
Element Code: PPOPH01070
Informal Taxonomy: Plants, Vascular - Ferns and relatives
 
Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family Genus
Plantae Filicinophyta Ophioglossopsida Ophioglossales Ophioglossaceae Botrychium
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Concept Reference: Kartesz, J.T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 2nd edition. 2 vols. Timber Press, Portland, OR.
Concept Reference Code: B94KAR01HQUS
Name Used in Concept Reference: Botrychium lanceolatum
Conservation Status
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Global Status: G5
Global Status Last Reviewed: 01Nov2011
Global Status Last Changed: 19Jan1984
Rounded Global Status: G5 - Secure
Nation: United States
National Status: NNR
Nation: Canada
National Status: N4 (08Oct2011)

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United States Alaska (SNR), Arizona (S1), California (SNR), Colorado (SNR), Connecticut (SU), Idaho (SNR), Kentucky (SNR), Maine (SNR), Maryland (SH), Massachusetts (SNR), Michigan (SNR), Minnesota (S2), Montana (S3), Nevada (SNR), New Hampshire (SNR), New Jersey (SNR), New Mexico (SNR), New York (SNR), North Carolina (S1), Ohio (S1), Oregon (S3), Pennsylvania (SNR), Rhode Island (SNR), Tennessee (SNR), Utah (S1), Vermont (SNR), Virginia (S1), Washington (S3), West Virginia (S1), Wisconsin (SNR), Wyoming (S2)
Canada Alberta (S2), British Columbia (SNR), Labrador (S1), New Brunswick (S3), Newfoundland Island (S1), Nova Scotia (S2S3), Ontario (S3), Prince Edward Island (S1S2), Saskatchewan (S1), Yukon Territory (S2)

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Range Extent Comments: Var. lanceolatum extends from Alaska to Oregon, Arizona, and New Mexico.

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Distribution
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Global Range: Var. lanceolatum extends from Alaska to Oregon, Arizona, and New Mexico.

U.S. States and Canadian Provinces

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U.S. & Canada State/Province Distribution
United States AK, AZ, CA, CO, CT, ID, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MT, NC, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OR, PA, RI, TN, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY
Canada AB, BC, LB, NB, NF, NS, ON, PE, SK, YT

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U.S. Distribution by County Help
State County Name (FIPS Code)
AZ Apache (04001), Coconino (04005)*
CT Hartford (09003), Tolland (09013)
ID Bonner (16017), Boundary (16021), Clearwater (16035), Idaho (16049), Kootenai (16055), Shoshone (16079)
MA Berkshire (25003), Franklin (25011), Hampden (25013), Hampshire (25015)
MN Aitkin (27001), Beltrami (27007), Carlton (27017), Cass (27021), Cook (27031), Crow Wing (27035), Itasca (27061), Kanabec (27065), Lake (27075), Mille Lacs (27095), Morrison (27097)*, Pine (27115), St. Louis (27137)
NC Burke (37023), Macon (37113), McDowell (37111)
NJ Sussex (34037)
OH Ashtabula (39007), Geauga (39055), Hocking (39073)
OR Baker (41001), Grant (41023), Harney (41025), Hood River (41027), Klamath (41035), Umatilla (41059), Union (41061), Wallowa (41063)
RI Kent (44003)*, Providence (44007)*
VA Giles (51071)*, Grayson (51077)*, Smyth (51173)*
WV Pocahontas (54075), Preston (54077)*, Tucker (54093)
WY Big Horn (56003), Carbon (56007), Fremont (56013)*, Johnson (56019), Sheridan (56033)
* Extirpated/possibly extirpated
U.S. Distribution by Watershed Help
Watershed Region Help Watershed Name (Watershed Code)
01 Middle Connecticut (01080201)+, Deerfield (01080203)+, Chicopee (01080204)+, Westfield (01080206)+, Farmington (01080207)+, Narragansett (01090004)+*, Shetucket (01100002)+, Housatonic (01100005)+
02 Hudson-Hoosic (02020003)+, Middle Delaware-Mongaup-Brodhead (02040104)+
03 South Fork Catawba (03050102)+, Upper Broad (03050105)+
04 Baptism-Brule (04010101)+, Beaver-Lester (04010102)+, St. Louis (04010201)+, Cloquet (04010202)+, Beartrap-Nemadji (04010301)+, Ashtabula-Chagrin (04110003)+, Grand (04110004)+
05 Cheat (05020004)+, Youghiogheny (05020006)+*, Hocking (05030204)+, Upper New (05050001)+*, Middle New (05050002)+*, Greenbrier (05050003)+, Gauley (05050005)+*, Lower Scioto (05060002)+*
06 South Fork Holston (06010102)+*, Upper Little Tennessee (06010202)+
07 Mississippi Headwaters (07010101)+, Leech Lake (07010102)+, Prairie-Willow (07010103)+, Elk-Nokasippi (07010104)+, Pine (07010105)+, Crow Wing (07010106)+, Platte-Spunk (07010201)+*, Rum (07010207)+, Upper St. Croix (07030001)+, Kettle (07030003)+, Snake (07030004)+
09 Vermilion (09030002)+, Little Fork (09030005)+, Big Fork (09030006)+
10 Popo Agie (10080003)+*, Nowood (10080008)+, Big Horn Lake (10080010)+, Upper Tongue (10090101)+, Crazy Woman (10090205)+, Clear (10090206)+, Upper North Platte (10180002)+, Sweetwater (10180006)+*
15 Canyon Diablo (15020015)+*, Lower Little Colorado (15020016)+*, Black (15060101)+
17 Lower Kootenai (17010104)+, Moyie (17010105)+, Lower Clark Fork (17010213)+, Pend Oreille Lake (17010214)+, Priest (17010215)+, Upper Coeur D'alene (17010301)+, Coeur D'alene Lake (17010303)+, Powder (17050203)+, Imnaha (17060102)+*, Upper Grande Ronde (17060104)+, Wallowa (17060105)+, Lower Grande Ronde (17060106)+, South Fork Salmon (17060208)+, Lower Selway (17060302)+, Clearwater (17060306)+, Upper North Fork Clearwater (17060307)+, Lower North Fork Clearwater (17060308)+, Walla Walla (17070102)+, Umatilla (17070103)+, Middle Columbia-Hood (17070105)+, North Fork John Day (17070202)+, Middle Fork John Day (17070203)+, Upper Rogue (17100307)+, Silvies (17120002)+, Donner Und Blitzen (17120003)+, Alvord Lake (17120009)+
18 Williamson (18010201)+
+ Natural heritage record(s) exist for this watershed
* Extirpated/possibly extirpated
Ecology & Life History Not yet assessed
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