Asclepias tuberosa

Family:APOCYNACEAE
Species:Asclepias tuberosa L.
Common Name:BUTTERFLYWEED; BUTTERFLY MILKWEED
Status:Native
Specimen: View details of USF Herbarium specimens

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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order GENTIANALES
FamilyAPOCYNACEAE
Genus Asclepias
Species Asclepias tuberosa L. - BUTTERFLYWEED; BUTTERFLY MILKWEED

Citation

Citation ASCLEPIAS TUBEROSA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 217. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: Without data (lectotype: LINN 310.41). Lectotypified by Woodson, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 41: 74. 1954.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Alachua FLAS  
Baker USF  
Bay FLAS  
Bradford USF  
Brevard USF  
Calhoun USF  
Charlotte USF  
Citrus USF  
Clay USF  
Collier USF  
Columbia FLAS  
DeSoto USF  
Dixie USF  
Duval USF  
Escambia UWFP  
Franklin FSU  
Gadsden FLAS  
Gilchrist FLAS  
Gulf USF  
Hamilton USF  
Hernando USF  
Highlands USF  
Hillsborough USF  
Jackson USF  
Jefferson Lit Lit: Woodson, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 41: 77. 1954.
Lafayette USF  
Lake USF  
Lee USF  
Leon USF  
Levy USF  
Liberty FLAS  
Madison USF  
Manatee USF  
Marion USF  
Miami-Dade USF  
Nassau FLAS  
Okaloosa USF  
Okeechobee FLAS  
Orange USF  
Osceola USF  
Palm Beach FTG  
Pasco USF  
Pinellas USF  
Polk USF  
Putnam USF  
Santa Rosa USF  
Sarasota USF  
Seminole USF  
St. Johns FLAS  
St. Lucie USF  
Sumter USF  
Suwannee USF  
Taylor USF  
Union FLAS  
Volusia USF  
Wakulla FSU  
Walton USF  
Washington FSU  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Acerates floridana Acerates floridana (Lamarck) Hitchcock, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 5: 508. 1891.BASIONYM: Asclepias floridana Lamarck 1783. 
Asclepias decumbens Asclepias decumbens Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 216. 1753. TYPE: VIRGINIA: Without data, Clayton 83 (lectotype: BM). Lectotypified by Reveal, in C. E. Jarvis, Order out of Chaos 321. 2007.
Asclepias floridana Asclepias floridana Lamarck, Encycl. 1: 284. 1783. TYPE: FLORIDA:
Asclepias rolfsii Asclepias rolfsii Britton ex Vail, in Small, Fl. S.E. U.S. 943, 1336. 1903. TYPE: FLORIDA: Miami-Dade Co.: Miami, 1 Apr 1903, Britton s.n. (holotype: NY).
Asclepias tuberosa forma decumbens Asclepias tuberosa Linnaeus, forma decumbens (Linnaeus) Voss, Vilm. Blumengärtn., ed. 3. 1: 663. 1894.BASIONYM: Asclepias decumbens Linnaeus 1753. 
Asclepias tuberosa subsp. rolfsii Asclepias tuberosa Linnaeus, subsp. rolfsii (Britton ex Vail) Woodson, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 31: 368. 1944.BASIONYM: Asclepias rolfsii Britton ex Vail 1903. 
Asclepias tuberosa var. decumbens Asclepias tuberosa Linnaeus, var. decumbens (Linnaeus) Pursh, Fl. Amer. Sept. 184. 1814.BASIONYM: Asclepias decumbens Linnaeus 1753. 
Asclepias tuberosa var. rolfsii Asclepias tuberosa Linnaeus, var. rolfsii (Britton ex Vail) Shinners, Field & Lab. 17: 89. 1949.BASIONYM: Asclepias rolfsii Britton ex Vail 1903. 
Asclepias lutea Asclepias lutea Rafinesque, Med. Repos., ser. 2. 5: 361. 1808. TYPE: PENNSYLVANIA:
Asclepias tuberosa forma bicolor Asclepias tuberosa Linnaeus, forma bicolor Standley, Rhodora 32: 33. 1930. TYPE: INDIANA: Porter Co.: Near Crocker, 2 Sep 1929, Standley 57350 (holotype: F).
Asclepias tuberosa forma flavescens Asclepias tuberosa Linnaeus, forma flavescens Farwell, Pap. Michigan Acad. Sci. 2: 36. 1923. TYPE: MICHIGAN: Oakland Co.: Rochester, 21 Jun 1921, Farwell 5875 (holotype: BLH).
Asclepias tuberosa forma lutea Asclepias tuberosa Linnaeus, forma lutea Clute, Amer. Bot. 18: 73. 1912. TYPE: ILLINOIS:
Asclepias tuberosa subsp. interior Asclepias tuberosa Linnaeus, subsp. interior Woodson, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 31: 368. 1944. TYPE: IOWA: Clay Co.: 6 mi. N of Ruthven, 4 Sep 1944, Hayden 3195 (holotype: MO).
Asclepias tuberosa subsp. terminalis Asclepias tuberosa Linnaeus, subsp. terminalis Woodson, Proc. Natl. Acad. U.S.A. 39: 79. 1953. TYPE: MICHIGAN: Cheboygan Co.: Burt Lake, s.d., Ehlers 13954 (holotype: MO).
Asclepias tuberosa var. flexuosa Asclepias tuberosa Linnaeus, var. flexuosa J. F. James, Bot. Gaz. 13: 271. 1888. TYPE: TENNESSEE:
Asclepias tuberosa var. interior Asclepias tuberosa Linnaeus, var. interior (Woodson) Shinners, Field & Lab. 17: 89. 1949.BASIONYM: Asclepias tuberosa Linnaeus, subsp. interior Woodson 1944. 

Specimens

Country State County Date Specimen Notes Image
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 19 Aug 1964 M. Gillon 26
USA Florida Pinellas Co. 31 Aug 1970 P. Genelle 313
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 13 May 1966 O. K. Lakela 29776
USA Florida Charlotte Co. 15 Apr 1961 BTY [Botany] 421 B-74
USA Florida Miami-Dade Co. Spring 1966 R. Broome 245
USA Florida Madison Co. 23 Jul 1961 R. R. Smith 485
USA Florida Pinellas Co. 23 Apr 1947 J. Bright 534
USA Florida Lafayette Co. 07 Jul 1992 S. L. Orzell 20027
USA Florida Polk Co. 22 Jun 1988 K. R. DeLaney 1781
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 26 Jul 1963 O. K. Lakela 26118
USA Florida Clay Co. 09 Jul 1992 S. L. Orzell 20110
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 09 Jul 1961 O. K. Lakela 24426
USA Florida Osceola Co. 25 Jun 1977 R. P. Wunderlin 5795
USA Florida Highlands Co. 10 Sep 1987 B. F. Hansen 11598
USA Florida Miami-Dade Co. 26 Oct 1969 D. Burch 1507
USA Florida Lake Co. 19 May 1976 R. F. Daubenmire s.n.
USA Florida Seminole Co. 24 May 1964 P. O. Schallert 15116
USA Florida Sarasota Co. 13 Mar 1991 A. Peters OS0025
USA Florida Osceola Co. 25 Jun 1977 R. P. Wunderlin 5837
USA Florida Citrus Co. 30 Apr 1972 P. Genelle 1248
USA Florida Citrus Co. 29 Aug 1982 M. E. Schmid A-5
USA Florida Pinellas Co. 07 Jun 1994 B. F. Hansen 12836
USA Florida Dixie Co. 10 Jul 1992 S. L. Orzell 20203
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 09 Sep 1961 O. K. Lakela 24609
USA Florida Miami-Dade Co. 01 Apr 1903 N. L. Britton s.n.
USA Florida Marion Co. 18 Jul 1985 R. P. Wunderlin 9952
USA Florida Polk Co. 05 Aug 1987 B. F. Hansen 11349
USA Florida Highlands Co. 25 Apr 1988 K. R. DeLaney 1698
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 01 May 1977 D. Lundy 2
USA Florida Polk Co. 28 May 1978 R. P. Wunderlin 6001
USA Florida Miami-Dade Co. 1927 Mrs. J.F.L. Ranschen s.n.
USA Florida Manatee Co. 29 Mar 1975 P. Genelle 1949
USA Florida Hernando Co. 13 May 1971 P. Genelle 762
USA Florida Highlands Co. 10 Jun 1981 D. R. Lindsey 904
USA Florida Polk Co. 04 Aug 1981 D. R. Lindsey 966
USA Florida Duval Co. 03 Jul 1992 S. L. Orzell 20010
USA Florida Hamilton Co. 07 Jul 1992 S. L. Orzell 20048
USA Florida Highlands Co. 02 Sep 1961 O. K. Lakela 25337
USA Florida Lake Co. 18 May 1991 S. L. Orzell 16718
USA Florida Miami-Dade Co. 26 Oct 1969 R. W. Long 2961
USA Florida Orange Co. 12 Apr 1975 R. P. Wunderlin 5463
USA Florida Duval Co. 28 May 1960 D. B. Ward 1920
USA Florida Highlands Co. 07 Jul 1961 O. K. Lakela 24415
USA Florida Citrus Co. 27 May 1973 P. Genelle 1882
USA Florida DeSoto Co. 28 Aug 1976 A.G. Shuey 1698
USA Florida Madison Co. 10 Jul 1992 S. L. Orzell 20220
USA Florida Collier Co. 19 Jul 1965 O. K. Lakela 28978
USA Florida Brevard Co. 17 May 1973 A.G. Shuey M1091
USA Florida Citrus Co. 29 Jun 1992 S. L. Orzell 19725
USA Florida Polk Co. 15 Aug 1993 S. L. Orzell 22241
USA Florida Volusia Co. 08 May 1978 C. Clemmer s.n.
USA Florida Orange Co. 19 May 1971 M. O'Malley 65
USA Florida Sarasota Co. 30 May 1977 B. Mack 258
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 16 Jul 1975 E. L. Mosura s.n.
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 17 Apr 1974 S. Todd 170
USA Florida Collier Co. 05 Feb 1967 O. K. Lakela 30643
USA Florida Taylor Co. 09 Jun 1961 R. R. Smith 233
USA Florida Marion Co. 14 Apr 1949 D. W. Mather M-106
USA Florida Volusia Co. 24 May 1981 D. S. Correll 51853
USA Florida Leon Co. 06 May 1955 R. K. Godfrey 53270
USA Florida Manatee Co. 06 May 1979 C. H. Dodson 8049
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 19 May 1978 D. R. Lindsey 187
USA Florida Highlands Co. 08 Jun 1979 D. Richardson 785
USA Florida Osceola Co. 14 Aug 1981 B. F. Hansen 8475
USA Florida Sarasota Co. 14 May 1999 R. A. Hattaway OS0374
USA Florida St. Lucie Co. 29 May 1980 B. F. Hansen 7132
USA Florida Osceola Co. 16 Jun 1988 B. F. Hansen 11763
USA Florida Marion Co. 02 Jul 2000 J. M. Kunzer 358
USA Florida Lake Co. 29 Apr 1960 G. R. Cooley 7348
USA Florida Pasco Co. 13 Jul 1976 K. Zeiler 1
USA Florida Seminole Co. 03 May 1960 G. R. Cooley 7611
USA Florida Hernando Co. 19 Sep 1959 G. R. Cooley 7095
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 09 Sep 1960 J. D. Ray, Jr. 10197
USA Florida Jackson Co. 05 Jul 1979 B. F. Hansen 5938
USA Florida 18 Sep 1960 O. K. Lakela 23353
USA Florida Sumter Co. 13 Jul 2007 E. Gandy DB0137
USA Florida Sarasota Co. 06 Jun 2005 A. Emmert MWSR051
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 18 Sep 1960 J. Patman 1000
USA Florida Walton Co. 11 Jul 1990 S. L. Orzell 14305
USA Florida Highlands Co. 27 Jun 2003 A. Bishop HH0146
USA Florida Hernando Co. 11 May 1958 G. R. Cooley 6257
USA Florida Levy Co. 25 Apr 1959 G. R. Cooley 6541
USA Florida Levy Co. 25 Apr 1959 G. R. Cooley 6514
USA Florida Manatee Co. 08 May 1997 C. Becker WC0168
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 12 May 1978 D. W. Crewz 1356
USA Florida Osceola Co. 14 Oct 1960 J. D. Ray, Jr. 10471
USA Florida Bradford Co. 31 May 1981 R. P. Sauleda 5279
USA Florida Okaloosa Co. 29 Jun 1981 G. Wilhelm 8385
USA Florida Marion Co. 14 May 2006 J. Hubbard 475
USA Florida Putnam Co. 05 May 2000 C. Slaughter 11617
USA Florida Pinellas Co. 04 May 1994 R. P. Wunderlin 10417
USA Florida Manatee Co. 22 May 1992 J. Weber LM045
USA Florida Clay Co. 31 May 1981 R. P. Sauleda 5424
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 30 Apr 1998 J. Myers 016
USA Florida Orange Co. 11 May 2001 M. T. Strong 2701
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 12 Apr 2000 J. Myers 707
USA Florida Suwannee Co. 06 May 1977 J. Smith s.n.
USA Florida Lee Co. 26 May 1985 E. Brown s.n.
USA Florida Marion Co. 06 May 2009 W. D. Longbottom 12720
USA Florida Pasco Co. 02 May 2003 E. M. Ferguson 88
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 16 Sep 1960 O. K. Lakela 23315
USA Florida Polk Co. 21 Jun 1979 B. F. Hansen 5779
USA Florida Manatee Co. 23 May 2006 E. Jensen SF0363
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 17 May 1983 D. Richardson 1014
USA Florida Citrus Co. 21 Aug 1984 M. E. Schmid A-446
USA Florida Citrus Co. 23 Jun 1983 M. E. Schmid A-266
USA Florida Sumter Co. 28 Jun 1984 R. P. Wunderlin 9662
USA Florida Baker Co. 11 Jul 1984 B. F. Hansen 10064
USA Florida Calhoun Co. 05 Jun 2006 T. MacClendon 469
USA Florida Levy Co. 23 Jun 1996 K. Gulledge 43
USA Florida Lee Co. 26 Apr 2006 S. W. Woodmansee 1846
USA Florida Pasco Co. 16 May 2003 C. vanHoek WB308
USA Florida Clay Co. 17 May 2004 J. M. Kunzer 550
USA Florida Lee Co. 15 May 2010 R. Chicone 733
USA Pennsylvania Delaware Co. 14 Oct 1921 B. H. Long 25249
USA Texas Gregg Co. 13 Jun 1970 R. Reid 1516
USA Arizona Apache Co. 20 Jun 1971 R. R. Halse 280
USA Missouri Ste. Genevieve Co. 13 Jul 1978 A. H. Gentry 515
USA Missouri St. Louis Co. 06 Jul 1978 J. C. Solomon 373
USA Ohio Erie Co. 09 Jul 1910 O. E. Jennings s.n.
USA Pennsylvania Allegheny Co. 26 Jul 1902 J. A. Shafer 269
USA Illinois Tazewell Co. 13 Jul 1912 M. Heatley s.n.
USA Maryland Caroline Co. 10 Jun 2010 W. D. Longbottom 13585
USA Arizona Coconino Co. 22 Jun 1972 P. Genelle 1346
USA Iowa Poweshiek Co. 13 Jul 1952 N. H. Russell NR 7135227
USA West Virginia Wirt Co. 14 Jul 1956 E. A. Bartholomew W-4132
USA Illinois Jackson Co. 19 Jun 1975 R. L. Thompson 4034
USA Massachusetts Barnstable Co. 20 Jul 1906 C. F. Batchelder 972
USA New Jersey Morris Co. Jul 1924 G. H. H. Tate 11421
USA New Jersey Cape May Co. 26 Jul 1919 L. Griscom 9223
USA District of Columbia 29 Jun 1902 P. Dowell 8223
USA New Jersey Camden Co. 31 Aug 1899 H. S. Washington 953 F.G.F.
USA Maryland Caroline Co. 17 Jun 2011 W. D. Longbottom 15244
USA Virginia Nansemond Co. 3-13 jun 1893 A. A. Heller 920
USA Virginia Northumberland Co. 13 Sep 1981 S. Lawrence 147
USA Massachusetts Franklin Co. 13 Jul 1914 G. F. Floyd s.n.
USA Virginia Westmoreland Co. 17 Jun 1984 G. E. Lam 236
USA Kentucky Pulaski Co. 15 Jun 1991 J. Richard Abbott 632
USA Mississippi Tate Co. 04 Jun 1957 G. R. Cooley 5036
USA Louisiana Caddo Par. 20 Aug 1978 C. M. Allen 8574 This sheet also numbered as Vincent 1898.
USA Mississippi Lee Co. 07 Jun 1957 G. R. Cooley 5249
USA Louisiana Vernon Par. 28 Apr 1955 G. R. Cooley 3988
USA Louisiana Vernon Par. 29 Apr 1955 G. R. Cooley 4008
USA Louisiana Ouachita Par. 12 Aug 1983 R. D. Thomas 4628
USA Mississippi Clarke Co. 23 Jul 1955 J. D. Ray, Jr. 5080 Sheet 1 of 2.
USA North Carolina Anderson Co. 31 May 1956 H. E. Ahles 13392
USA Mississippi Clarke Co. 23 Jul 1955 J. D. Ray, Jr. 5080 Sheet 2 of 2.
USA Alabama Baldwin Co. 20 May 1981 G. Wilhelm 8984
USA Alabama Baldwin Co. 30 May 1982 G. Wilhelm 10136
USA South Carolina Greenville Co. 05 Jun 1990 J. B. Nelson 9122
USA Louisiana Union Par. 23 Jul 1983 D. D. Taylor 4318
USA Mississippi Noxubee Co. 19 Jul 1956 J. D. Ray, Jr. 7105
USA Arkansas Montgomery Co. 03 Jun 1954 D. Demaree 35526
USA Arkansas Saline Co. 08 Aug 1955 D. Demaree 37750
USA Arkansas Saline Co. 25 May 1955 D. Demaree 366778
USA South Carolina Marion Co. 11 Jun 1977 D. W. Crewz 1041
USA South Carolina Oconee Co. 04 Jun 1989 S. R. Hill 20648
USA Mississippi Newton Co. 27 Jul 1956 J. D. Ray, Jr. s.n.
USA Louisiana Bienville Par. 14 May 1977 C. M. Allen 7903 This sheet also numbered as Vincent 989.
USA Louisiana Union Par. 02 Jun 1979 C. M. Allen 8791 This sheet also numbered as Vincent 2055.
USA Louisiana Ouachita Par. 08 May 1967 G. Holler 168
USA North Carolina McDowell Co. 13 Jul 1967 F. A. Madison s.n.
USA Mississippi Jasper Co. 05 Jun 1967 S. B. Jones 12915
USA Tennessee Cocke Co. 24 Jul 1977 P. Genelle 2911
USA Delaware Sussex Co. 21 Jun 2013 W. D. Longbottom 19686
USA Florida Orange Co. 20 Aug 2012 J. Cheak 50
USA Delaware Sussex Co. 14 Aug 2013 W. D. Longbottom 20151
USA Maryland Worcester Co. 28 Jun 2013 W. D. Longbottom 19786
USA Maryland Wicomico Co. 27 Jun 2013 W. D. Longbottom 19784
USA Maryland Worcester Co. 18 Aug 2013 W. D. Longbottom 20184
USA Maryland Howard Co. 29 Jun 2013 W. D. Longbottom 19821
USA Maryland Dorchester Co. 29 Jun 2013 W. D. Longbottom 19817
USA Maryland Caroline Co. 04 Jul 2013 W. D. Longbottom 19900
USA Maryland St. Marys Co. 30 Jun 2013 W. D. Longbottom 19863
USA Maryland Calvert Co. 30 Jun 2013 W. D. Longbottom 19840
USA Florida Duval Co. 29 May 1975 M. R. Blake s.n. From Eckerd College Herbarium.
USA Florida Lake Co. 28 May 2001 R. Mejeur 855
USA Florida Gulf Co. 24 May 2014 S. Myers 1302
USA Florida Brevard Co. 26 May 2015 P. A. Schmalzer 15-21
USA Florida Santa Rosa Co. 19 Aug 1983 J. Watson 1662
USA Illinois Lake Co. 02 Jul 2006 P. D. Sorensen 06-45
USA Florida Collier Co. 15 Sep 2014 J. N. Burch 2784
USA Florida Collier Co. 29 May 1989 J. N. Burch 171
USA Florida Collier Co. 02 Jun 1991 J. N. Burch 360
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