Apios americana

Family:Fabaceae
Species:Apios americana Medik.
Common Name:American groundnut
Habitat:Floodplain forests, thickets, stream and ditch edges, and edges of marshes. Often in open sites with soils that are at least seasonally wet-mesic but dry out later in the season.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Vine, Forb/herb
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, FAC (NWI), FACW (NWI), S5 (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank)
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

Division Magnoliophyta - Flowering Plants
Class Magnoliopsida
Sub Class Rosidae
Order Fabales
FamilyFabaceae
Genus Apios
Species Apios americana Medik. - American groundnut

Citation

Citation Apios americana Medikus, Vorles. Churpfaelz. Phys.-Oecon. Ges. 2: 355. 1787.
Basionym: Glycine apios Linnaeus 1753.
Type: VIRGINIA: Without data, Kalm s.n. (lectotype: LINN 901.19). Lectotypified by Reveal, in Turland & C. E. Jarvis, Taxon 46: 470. 1997.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany  NYFA_1990    
Albany1992 NYS    
Bronx  NYFA_1990    
Bronx1989 BKL
BKL00027167
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1935 BKL
BKL00056371
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1994 BKL
BKL00056350
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Broome  NYFA_1990    
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990    
Chautauqua1991 NYS    
Chautauqua1993 NYS    
Chemung  NYFA_1990    
Clinton  NYFA_1990    
Columbia  NYFA_1990    
Delaware  NYFA_1990    
Dutchess  NYFA_1990    
Dutchess1996 BKL
BKL00007273
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Erie  NYFA_1990    
Fulton  NYFA_1990    
Jefferson  NYFA_1990    
Jefferson1993 NYS    
Kings  NYFA_1990    
Kings1988 NYS    
Kings1887 BKL
BKL00099422
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1868 BKL
BKL00056381
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1988 BKL
BKL00056374
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings  BKL
BKL00056382
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Livingston  NYFA_1990    
Madison1930 CONN    
Madison  NYFA_1990    
Monroe1921 BKL
BKL00056389
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Montgomery  NYFA_1990    
Nassau1967 OBPF
Log_num: 10857
   
Nassau1991 OBPF
Log_num: 6906
   
Nassau1995 OBPF
Log_num: 6036A
   
Nassau1994 OBPF
Log_num: L-J1
   
Nassau1972 OBPF
Log_num: 2885
   
Nassau1889 BKL
BKL00056315
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1892 BKL
BKL00056313
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau2005 BKL
BKL00056239
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1899 BKL
BKL00056311
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1900 BKL
BKL00056384
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1896 BKL
BKL00056314
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Niagara  NYFA_1990    
Oneida  NYFA_1990    
Oneida1989 NYS    
Onondaga  NYFA_1990    
Ontario  NYFA_1990    
Orange1997 CONN    
Orange2005 BKL
BKL00053299
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange  NYFA_1990    
Orange1990 NYS    
Orange1991 BKL
BKL00035401
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1992 BKL
BKL00056373
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange2010 BKL
BKL00098155
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oswego1970 RCFS
accession # 10485
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1999 RCFS
accession # 12898
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego  NYFA_1990    
Otsego1977 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  5/22/2008 - Connie Tedesco
Putnam  NYFA_1990    
Queens1889 BKL
BKL00056380
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1881 BKL
BKL00056317
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1890 BKL
BKL00056376
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens2006 BKL
BKL00078513
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1910 BKL
BKL00056385
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1913 BKL
BKL00056308
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1904 BKL
BKL00056390
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1990 NYS    
Saratoga  NYFA_1990    
Schuyler  NYFA_1990    
Seneca  NYFA_1990    
St. Lawrence1982 NYS   Anne Johnson
St. Lawrence1916 BKL
BKL00056386
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Steuben1889 BKL
BKL00056388
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Steuben  NYFA_1990    
Suffolk  NYFA_1990    
Suffolk1974 CONN    
Suffolk1906 CONN    
Suffolk1973 OBPF
Log_num: 2606C
   
Suffolk1938 OBPF
Log_num: GEL41
   
Suffolk1971 OBPF
Log_num: JC26
   
Suffolk1984 OBPF
Log_num: LIL60
   
Suffolk1908 CONN    
Suffolk1872 BKL
BKL00056379
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1915 BKL
BKL00056318
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1886 BKL
BKL00056312
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1914 BKL
BKL00056383
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1930 BKL
BKL00056377
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2010 BKL
BKL00098160
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2008 BKL
BKL00090780
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1877 BKL
BKL00056378
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL
BKL00056310
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1988 BKL
BKL00080592
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tompkins  NYFA_1990    
Ulster1888 BKL
BKL00056387
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster  NYFA_1990    
Warren  NYFA_1990    
Warren1973 NYS    
Warren1896 BKL
BKL00056392
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Warren1891 BKL
BKL00056391
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Washington  NYFA_1990    
Wayne  NYFA_1990    
Wayne1990 NYS    
Westchester1896 BKL
BKL00056309
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1886 BKL
BKL00099423
Herbarium Name Used: Apios americana
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Apios americana var. turrigera Apios americana Medikus, var. turrigera Fernald, Rhodora 41: 546, t. 575(1-2). 1939.    
Glycine apios Glycine apios Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 753. 1753.