Woodsia alpina - (Bolton) S.F. Gray
Northern Woodsia
Other English Common Names: alpine woodsia
Taxonomic Status: Accepted
Related ITIS Name(s): Woodsia alpina (Bolton) S.F. Gray (TSN 17738)
French Common Names: woodsie alpine
Unique Identifier: ELEMENT_GLOBAL.2.136212
Element Code: PPDRY0U010
Informal Taxonomy: Plants, Vascular - Ferns and relatives
 
Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family Genus
Plantae Filicinophyta Filicopsida Filicales Dryopteridaceae Woodsia
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Concept Reference
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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: Woodsia alpina
Taxonomic Comments: Scattered circumboreal distribution; see map in Hulten, Flora of Alaska.
Conservation Status
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Global Status: G4G5
Global Status Last Reviewed: 05Feb2016
Global Status Last Changed: 05Feb2016
Ranking Methodology Used: Ranked by inspection
Rounded Global Status: G4 - Apparently Secure
Reasons: Circumboreal in distribution, but with a highly fragmented range. Includes areas in southeastern and northern Alaska, and eastern Canada, as well as scattered sites elsewhere in North America and Eurasia.
Nation: United States
National Status: N4
Nation: Canada
National Status: N4N5 (05Feb2016)

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United States Alaska (S4), Maine (S1), Michigan (S1), Minnesota (S2), New York (S1), Vermont (S1)
Canada British Columbia (S3), Labrador (S1S3), Manitoba (S2), New Brunswick (S2), Newfoundland Island (S1S2), Northwest Territories (S4), Nova Scotia (S1S2), Nunavut (S4), Ontario (S2), Quebec (S3), Saskatchewan (S1), Yukon Territory (S4)

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United States AK, ME, MI, MN, NY, VT
Canada BC, LB, MB, NB, NF, NS, NT, NU, ON, QC, SK, YT

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U.S. Distribution by County Help
State County Name (FIPS Code)
ME Aroostook (23003), Oxford (23017)*, Piscataquis (23021), Somerset (23025)
MI Keweenaw (26083), Marquette (26103)
MN Cook (27031), Lake (27075), St. Louis (27137)
NY Essex (36031), Ulster (36111)
VT Chittenden (50007), Lamoille (50015), Orleans (50019), Windsor (50027)*
* Extirpated/possibly extirpated
U.S. Distribution by Watershed Help
Watershed Region Help Watershed Name (Watershed Code)
01 Upper St. John (01010001)+, Fish (01010003)+, Aroostook (01010004)+*, Meduxnekeag (01010005)+*, West Branch Penobscot (01020001)+, Upper Kennebec (01030001)+, Upper Androscoggin (01040001)+*, White (01080105)+*, Black-Ottauquechee (01080106)+*
02 Upper Hudson (02020001)+, Middle Hudson (02020006)+
04 Baptism-Brule (04010101)+, Beaver-Lester (04010102)+, Keweenaw Peninsula (04020103)+*, Dead-Kelsey (04020105)+, Lake Superior (04020300)+, Escanaba (04030110)+, Winooski River (04150403)+, Ausable River (04150404)+, Lamoille River (04150405)+, St. Francois River (04150500)+
09 Rainy Headwaters (09030001)+, Vermilion (09030002)+
+ Natural heritage record(s) exist for this watershed
* Extirpated/possibly extirpated
Ecology & Life History Not yet assessed
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Economic Attributes Not yet assessed
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Management Summary Not yet assessed
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Population/Occurrence Delineation Not yet assessed
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U.S. Invasive Species Impact Rank (I-Rank) Not yet assessed
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Authors/Contributors
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NatureServe Conservation Status Factors Edition Date: 19Mar1998
NatureServe Conservation Status Factors Author: Morse, Larry E. (1998)

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