Saururus cernuus

Family:Saururaceae
Species:Saururus cernuus L.
Common Name:lizard's tail
Habitat:Shallow water at edges of slow moving streams, edges of lakes, wet areas in bottomland and riparian forests, swamps, and swamp openings. Sometimes forming large dense populations.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, OBL (NWI), S5 (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank)
References:Mitchell and Beal 1979, Buddell and Thieret 1997

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

Division Equisetophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Sub Class Magnoliidae
Order Piperales
FamilySaururaceae
Genus Saururus
Species Saururus cernuus L. - lizard's tail

Citation

Citation Saururus cernuus Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 341. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: Without data, Herb Linn. No. 478.1 (lectotype: LINN). Lectotypified by Reveal et al., Huntia 7: 234. 1987.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Bronx1899 NY    
Bronx1939 NY    
Bronx1969 NY    
Bronx1876 NY    
Bronx1922 NY    
Bronx  NYFA_1990    
Bronx1895 CONN    
Bronx1964 NY    
Bronx1917 BH
BH 000 030 023
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Bronx1966 BKL
BKL00013674
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1904 BKL
BKL00013669
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1966 BKL
BKL00013686
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1895 BKL
BKL00013688
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1976 BKL
BKL00013673
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1976 BKL
BKL00013693
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1887 BKL
BKL00099595
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1994 BKL
BKL00018745
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1976 BKL
BKL00013692
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Cattaraugus1926 BH
BH 000 030 030
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990    
Cayuga  NYFA_1990    
Cayuga2002 STERL    
Cayuga1991 NYS    
Cayuga1936 BH
BH 000 030 038
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Cayuga2005 STERL    
Chautauqua1927 BH
BH 000 030 031
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Chautauqua  NYFA_1990    
Cortland  NYFA_1990    
Dutchess1995 BKL
BKL00006934
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Erie1930 BH
BH 000 030 032
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Erie  NYFA_1990    
Genesee  NYFA_1990    
Genesee1945 BH
BH 000 030 033
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Jefferson1932 BH
BH 000 030 021
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Jefferson  NYFA_1990    
Lewis  NYFA_1990    
Livingston  NYFA_1990    
Livingston1926 BH
BH 000 030 034
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Madison  NYFA_1990    
Monroe  NYFA_1990    
Monroe1907 BH
BH 000 030 035
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Nassau  BKL
BKL00013680
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York  NYFA_1990    
Niagara  NYFA_1990    
Niagara1939 BH
BH 000 030 036
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Oneida  NYFA_1990    
Oneida1939 BH
BH 000 030 026
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Onondaga1892 BH
BH 000 030 027
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Onondaga  NYFA_1990    
Onondaga1923 CONN    
Ontario  NYFA_1990    
Orange  NYFA_1990    
Orange1990 NYS    
Orange1907 NYS    
Orange2001 BKL
BKL00019696
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1894 BKL
BKL00013678
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange2001 BH
BH 000 030 022
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Orange1894 BKL
BKL00013687
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orleans1897 BH
BH 000 030 037
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Orleans  NYFA_1990    
Oswego1920 BH
BH 000 030 029
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Oswego1970 RCFS
accession # 10704
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswegono date RCFS
accession # 10705
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1970 RCFS
accession # 11962
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego  NYFA_1990    
Oswego1988 NYS    
Putnam1989 NYS    
Putnam  NYFA_1990    
Putnam1989 BKL
BKL00013685
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1888 BKL
BKL00013694
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1925 BKL
BKL00013681
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1922 BH
BH 000 030 024
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Richmond  NYFA_1990    
Richmond1914 NY    
Richmond1978 NY    
Richmond1885 NY    
Rockland1990 NYS    
Rockland  NYFA_1990    
Rockland1953 NY    
Rockland1935 BKL
BKL00013672
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1886 BKL
BKL00013689
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland2004 BKL
BKL00029240
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Schuyler  NYFA_1990    
Seneca  NYFA_1990    
Seneca1919 BH
BH 000 030 028
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Suffolk  NYFA_1990    
Tompkins  NYFA_1990    
Tompkins1904 BKL
BKL00065424
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tompkins1918 BKL
BKL00065423
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster  NYFA_1990    
Wayne1993 NYS    
Wayne  NYFA_1990    
Wayne1990 NYS    
Westchester  NYFA_1990    
Westchester1934 NY    
Westchester1935 BH
BH 000 030 025
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  11/24/2009 - David Werier
Westchester1901 NY    
Westchester1882 BKL
BKL00013690
Herbarium Name Used: Saururus cernuus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.