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Flaveria floridana J.R. Johnston
Florida yellowtops

Flaveria floridana
Copyright by: Shirley Denton

Family: Asteraceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Endemic to peninsular Florida.

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Imperiled

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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Flaveria floridana has been found in the following 7 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Cayo Costa State Park Present Native
Collier-Seminole State Park Present Native
Gasparilla Island State Park Present Native
J.N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge Present Native
Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation Frannie's Present Native
Stump Pass Beach State Park Present Native
Tigertail Beach County Park Possibly Extirpated Possibly Extirpated

Flaveria floridana has been found in the following 3 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Charlotte County Possibly Extirpated Possibly Extirpated
Collier County Native
Lee County Native

Flaveria floridana has been found in the following 4 habitats :
Coastal Grassland
Coastal Strand
Disturbed Upland
Disturbed Wetland

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Flaveria floridana
Copyright by: Shirley Denton