Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Aureolaria pectinata (Nuttall) Pennell. Southern Oak-leech. Phen: May-Sep; Sep-Oct. Hab: Turkey oak sandhills, Florida scrub, other dry oak forests and woodlands, barrens. Dist: NC south to s. FL, west to LA, inland north to MO, e. OK, and e. TX.

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Syn: = Ar, Fl7, FNA17, K1, K3, K4, RAB, Tn, Tx, WH3; = Aureolaria pedicularia var. pectinata – C, G; = Gerardia pectinata – F; > Aureolaria pectinata ssp. eurycarpa – S, Pennell (1935); > Aureolaria pectinata ssp. pectinata – S; > Aureolaria pectinata ssp. transcedens – S, Pennell (1935); > Aureolaria pectinata ssp. typica – Pennell (1935); < Aureolaria pedicularia – Mo3, W

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