Aureolaria virginica (Linnaeus) Pennell. Phen: May-Jul; Aug-Sep. Hab: Oak forests and woodlands, hemiparasitic on Quercus subgenus Quercus. Dist: MA west to MI, south to ne. FL, Panhandle FL, and AL and west on the Coastal Plain through MS, and LA to e. TX.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Syn: = C, Fl7, FNA17, G, K1, K3, K4, Mi, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, Tn, Va, W, WH3; = Gerardia virginica – F; > Aureolaria dispersa – Tx; > Aureolaria microcarpa – S, Pennell (1935); > Aureolaria virginica – S, Pennell (1935)