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Tephrosia rugelii Shuttlw. ex B.L.Rob.
Rugel's hoarypea

Family: Fabaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Endemic to 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: Not Cultivated

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Tephrosia rugelii has been found in the following 8 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Corkscrew Regional Ecosystem Watershed (CREW) Present Native
Deering Estate at Cutler Present Native
Fred C. Babcock-Cecil M. Webb Wildlife Management Area Present Native
Frenchman's Forest Natural Area Present Native
Jonathan Dickinson State Park Present Native
Savannas Preserve State Park Present Native
Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve Present Native
Tilton Present Native

Tephrosia rugelii has been found in the following 7 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Broward County Native
Charlotte County Native
Collier County Native
Lee County Native
Martin County Native
Miami-Dade County Native
Palm Beach County Native

Tephrosia rugelii has been found in the following 2 habitats :
Mesic Flatwoods
Scrubby Flatwoods