Cypripedium parviflorum var. makasin - (Farw.) Sheviak
Northern Yellow Lady's-slipper
Synonym(s): Cypripedium pubescens var. makasin Farw.
Taxonomic Status: Accepted
Related ITIS Name(s): Cypripedium pubescens var. makasin Farw. (TSN 566230)
French Common Names: cypripède mocassin
Unique Identifier: ELEMENT_GLOBAL.2.140959
Element Code: PMORC0Q093
Informal Taxonomy: Plants, Vascular - Flowering Plants - Orchid Family
 
Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family Genus
Plantae Anthophyta Monocotyledoneae Orchidales Orchidaceae Cypripedium
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Concept Reference: Kartesz, J.T. 1999. A synonymized checklist and atlas with biological attributes for the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. First edition. In: Kartesz, J.T., and C.A. Meacham. Synthesis of the North American Flora, Version 1.0. North Carolina Botanical Garden, Chapel Hill, N.C.
Concept Reference Code: B99KAR01HQUS
Name Used in Concept Reference: Cypripedium parviflorum var. makasin
Taxonomic Comments: The varietal-level taxon Cypripedium parviflorum var. makasin of Kartesz (1999) includes the plants sometimes called C. pubescens var. makasin and sometimes (as in the Kartesz, 1994, treatment), merely included in a more broadly considered C. parviflorum. LEM 28Feb01.
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Global Status: G5T4T5
Global Status Last Reviewed: 30Jun2016
Global Status Last Changed: 31Jan2010
Ranking Methodology Used: Ranked by inspection
Rounded Global Status: T4 - Apparently Secure
Nation: United States
National Status: N4?
Nation: Canada
National Status: N4N5 (31Jan2010)

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United States California (S1), Colorado (SNR), Connecticut (SU), Illinois (S1), Indiana (SNR), Iowa (SNR), Maine (SNR), Massachusetts (S1), Michigan (SNR), Minnesota (SNR), Montana (SNR), New Hampshire (S1), New Jersey (S2), New York (S4), North Dakota (SNR), Oregon (SNR), Pennsylvania (S1), Vermont (S2S3), Washington (SNR), Wisconsin (S3S4)
Canada British Columbia (S3S4), Manitoba (S4?), New Brunswick (S2), Newfoundland Island (S1S2), Northwest Territories (SU), Nova Scotia (S2), Ontario (S4S5), Quebec (S2S3), Saskatchewan (S3S4), Yukon Territory (SNR)

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United States CA, CO, CT, IA, IL, IN, MA, ME, MI, MN, MT, ND, NH, NJ, NY, OR, PA, VT, WA, WI
Canada BC, MB, NB, NF, NS, NT, ON, QC, SK, YT

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U.S. Distribution by County Help
State County Name (FIPS Code)
IL Effingham (17049), Lake (17097), Mchenry (17111)
MA Berkshire (25003), Essex (25009)*, Hampshire (25015)*, Worcester (25027)*
NH Belknap (33001)*, Carroll (33003)*, Coos (33007), Grafton (33009)*, Strafford (33017)*, Sullivan (33019)
NJ Morris (34027), Sussex (34037), Warren (34041)
VT Addison (50001), Bennington (50003), Caledonia (50005), Grand Isle (50013), Orange (50017), Orleans (50019), Rutland (50021), Washington (50023)
* Extirpated/possibly extirpated
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Watershed Region Help Watershed Name (Watershed Code)
01 Upper Androscoggin (01040001)+, Lower Androscoggin (01040002)+*, Saco (01060002)+*, Piscataqua-Salmon Falls (01060003)+*, Pemigewasset (01070001)+*, Merrimack (01070002)+*, Upper Connecticut (01080101)+, Passumpsic (01080102)+, Waits (01080103)+, Upper Connecticut-Mascoma (01080104)+, White (01080105)+, Black-Ottauquechee (01080106)+, Middle Connecticut (01080201)+*, Charles (01090001)+*, Housatonic (01100005)+
02 Hudson-Hoosic (02020003)+, Rondout (02020007)+, Hackensack-Passaic (02030103)+, Middle Delaware-Musconetcong (02040105)+
04 Mettawee River (04150401)+, Otter Creek (04150402)+, Winooski River (04150403)+, Lamoille River (04150405)+, Lake Champlain (04150408)+, St. Francois River (04150500)+
05 Little Wabash (05120114)+
07 Kishwaukee (07090006)+, Upper Fox (07120006)+
+ Natural heritage record(s) exist for this watershed
* Extirpated/possibly extirpated
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