Equisetum arvense

Family:Equisetaceae
Species:Equisetum arvense L.
Common Name:field horsetail, common horsetail
Habitat:A wide range of mostly wet habitats but also in some drier disturbed sites. Rich fens, swamps, seepage areas in upland forests, shores and edges of ponds and streams, ditches, wet gravel pits, roadsides, and disturbed soils. The most common Equisetum in New York it is sometimes weedy.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Herbaceous
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, S5 (State Rank)
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

Division Equisetophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Sub Class Equisetidae
Order Equisetales
FamilyEquisetaceae
Genus Equisetum
Species Equisetum arvense L. - field horsetail, common horsetail

Citation

Citation Equisetum arvense Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 1061. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany  NYFA_1990    
Albany1990 NYS    
Albany1994 BKL
BKL00029383
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Allegany  NYFA_1990    
Bronx  NYFA_1990    
Bronx2004 BKL
BKL00026103
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1966 BKL
BKL00029403
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1936 BKL
BKL00029385
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1935 BKL
BKL00029411
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1988 BKL
BKL00029409
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1888 BKL
BKL00029393
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1994 BKL
BKL00029410
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx2005 BKL
BKL00100128
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1989 BKL
BKL00029412
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1916 BKL
BKL00029398
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Broome  NYFA_1990    
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990    
Cayuga  NYFA_1990    
Chautauqua  NYFA_1990    
Chautauqua1993 NYS    
Chemung  NYFA_1990    
Clinton1994 NYS    
Clinton1987 NYS    
Columbia1990 CONN    
Columbia  NYFA_1990    
Columbia1991 NYS    
Cortland  NYFA_1990    
Delaware  NYFA_1990    
Delaware1946 BUPL    
Dutchess  NYFA_1990    
Dutchess1989 NYS    
Dutchess1995 BKL
BKL00006987
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Erie  NYFA_1990    
Erie1981 CONN    
Essex  NYFA_1990    
Franklin  NYFA_1990    
Franklin2006 SUCO Town of Malone  
Fulton  NYFA_1990    
Fulton2007 NYS
5
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Fulton2007 FMCC
5
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Genesee  NYFA_1990    
Greene1991 NYS    
Greene  NYFA_1990    
Greene1932 BKL
BKL00029395
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Hamilton1998 NYS    
Herkimer  NYFA_1990    
Kings1891 BKL
BKL00027415
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1899 BKL
BKL00027412
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1989 BKL
BKL00027406
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1928 BKL
BKL00027426
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1949 BKL
BKL00027431
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1989 BKL
BKL00029405
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings2003 BKL
BKL00025361
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Lewis  NYFA_1990    
Livingston  NYFA_1990    
Madison  NYFA_1990    
Monroe  NYFA_1990    
Monroe1977 TAES
Accession #: 150886
   
Monroe1989 BKL
BKL00029379
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Monroe1989 BKL
BKL00029407
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Montgomery2005 FMCC
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
Town of Canajoharie 8/30/2009 - Connie Tedesco
Montgomery2005 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
Town of Canajoharie 8/30/2009 - Connie Tedesco
Nassau1973 OBPF
Log_num: 9089
   
Nassau1990 OBPF
Log_num: LIL310
   
Nassau1993 OBPF
Log_num: 6449
   
Nassau1969 OBPF
Log_num: 11988
   
Nassau1975 OBPF
Log_num: 9162
   
Nassau1868 BKL
BKL00027433
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau2008 BKL
BKL00089700
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1894 BKL
BKL00027428
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1905 BKL
BKL00027424
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1910 BKL
BKL00027414
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau  BKL
BKL00027427
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau2001 BKL
BKL00020021
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York2003 BKL
BKL00025413
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York  NYFA_1990    
Niagara  NYFA_1990    
Oneida  NYFA_1990    
Onondaga  NYFA_1990    
Onondaga1970 RCFS
accession # 11234
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Onondaga1945 RCFS
accession # 11232
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Ontario  NYFA_1990    
Orange1991 BKL
BKL00027423
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1992 BKL
BKL00027420
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1991 BKL
BKL00087686
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1893 BKL
BKL00029394
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1992 BKL
BKL00027419
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange  NYFA_1990    
Orange  NYS    
Orange1992 NYS    
Orange2000 BKL
BKL00013139
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange2004 BKL
BKL00033758
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL
BKL00027421
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL
BKL00027422
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orleans1977 TAES
Accession #: 153073
   
Oswego  NYFA_1990    
Oswego1971 RCFS
accession # 11233
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1970 RCFS
accession # 10469
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1970 RCFS
accession # 11235
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Otsego2004 SUCO Town of Decatur  
Otsego2005 SUCO Town of Hartwick  
Putnam1989 NYS    
Putnam1999 BKL
BKL00029388
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Putnam2002 BKL
BKL00100100
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Putnam1999 BKL
BKL00029387
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1898 BKL
BKL00027413
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1990 BKL
BKL00027407
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1993 BKL
BKL00029382
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1977 BKL
BKL00027432
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens2005 BKL
BKL00046917
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1900 BKL
BKL00027416
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1886 BKL
BKL00027411
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1892 BKL
BKL00027425
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1898 BKL
BKL00027408
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1885 BKL
BKL00027417
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1990 BKL
BKL00029381
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rensselaer1975 BKL
BKL00029384
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990    
Rensselaer1999 NYS    
Rensselaer1998 NYS    
Rensselaer1997 NYS    
Richmond  NYFA_1990    
Richmond1913 BKL
BKL00029389
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond2003 BKL
BKL00025782
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1912 BKL
BKL00029397
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1910 BKL
BKL00029400
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond  BKL
BKL00029402
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1989 BKL
BKL00029408
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1895 BKL
BKL00027490
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond2003 BKL
BKL00025800
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1949 BKL
BKL00029390
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond2007 BKL
BKL00085958
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland2004 BKL
BKL00026720
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland  NYFA_1990    
Rockland1990 NYS    
Saratoga  NYFA_1990    
Schenectady  NYFA_1990    
Schoharie  NYFA_1990    
Seneca  NYFA_1990    
St. Lawrence1965 NYS    
St. Lawrence1990 ESF   Anne Johnson
St. Lawrence1982 NYS    
St. Lawrence1991 NYS    
St. Lawrence  NYFA_1990    
St. Lawrence1990 NYS    
St. Lawrence1916 BKL
BKL00029396
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Steuben  NYFA_1990    
Suffolk1990 NYS    
Suffolk1974 CONN    
Suffolk1992 OBPF
Log_num: 6846
   
Suffolk  NYFA_1990    
Suffolk1991 OBPF
Log_num: 10299
   
Suffolk1920 BKL
BKL00027410
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2000 BKL
BKL00012269
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1905 BKL
BKL00027491
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2001 BKL
BKL00020037
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1990 BKL
BKL00029386
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1914 BKL
BKL00027409
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1929 BKL
BKL00027429
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1929 BKL
BKL00027430
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1976 BKL
BKL00027418
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Sullivan1939 BKL
BKL00029401
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Sullivan  NYFA_1990    
Tioga1939 BKL
BKL00029392
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tompkins  NYFA_1990    
Tompkins1970 BKL
BKL00029406
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tompkins1970 BKL
BKL00029380
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2008 BKL
BKL00089576
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2010 BKL
BKL00096789
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster1985 BKL
BKL00029391
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster1987 NYS    
Ulster  NYFA_1990    
Ulster2010 BKL
BKL00096898
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2011 BKL
BKL00100361
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2011 BKL
BKL00099870
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Warren  NYFA_1990    
Washington  NYFA_1990    
Wayne  NYFA_1990    
Westchester1974 CONN    
Westchester1973 OBPF
Log_num: 9836
   
Westchester2006 BKL
BKL00073111
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Wyoming1981 BKL
BKL00089594
Herbarium Name Used: Equisetum arvense
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Wyoming  NYFA_1990    
Yates  NYFA_1990    

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.