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Rhododendron viscosum, Swamp Azalea

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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Aleyrodidae  Pealius azaleae @ CSCA_TCN (7)

Pealius rhododendri @ CSCA_TCN (10)
Andrenidae  Andrena cornelli @ I_JSA (2)

Andrena dunningi @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Andrena miserabilis @ CUIC_ENT (1)

Andrena perplexa @ RUAC_ENT (1)

Andrena vicina @ CUIC_ENT (4)

Andrena wilkella @ CUIC_ENT (3)
Aphididae  Eriosoma americanum @ NCSU_ENT (4)

Illinoia ( @ AMNH_PBI (5)

Myzus @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Apidae  Apis @ I_JSA (5)

Bombus affinis @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Bombus bimaculatus @ I_JSA (1); AMNH_BEE (2)

Bombus californicus @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Bombus flavifrons @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Bombus griseocollis @ I_HHGA (1); AMNH_BEE (2)

Bombus impatiens @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Bombus melanopygus @ EMEC (1)

Bombus mixtus @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Bombus perplexus @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Bombus sandersoni @ AMNH_BEE (3)

Bombus sitkensis @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Bombus terricola @ VTST_ENT (1)

Bombus vagans @ AMNH_BEE (18)

Bombus vosnesenskii @ CSCA (5)

Nomada cressonii @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Tetragonula @ I_JSA (1)

Xylocopa virginica @ CUIC_ENT (1); AMNH_BEE (4)
Cicadellidae  Lystridea uhleri @ AMNH_PBI (3)
Cixiidae  Melanoliarus ecologus @ UDCC_TCN (2)
Coccinellidae  Coccinella septempunctata @ I_LB (1)

Cycloneda polita @ I_LB (2)
Derbidae  Anotia kirkaldyi @ UDCC_TCN (1)
Diaspididae  Abgrallaspis cyanophylli @ CSCA_TCN (2)

Aspidiotus ancylus @ MEMU_ENT (2)

Hemiberlesia rapax @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Pseudaonidia paeoniae @ UCR_ENT (1)
Eriococcidae  Eriococcus azaleae @ MEMU_ENT (1)
Halictidae  Agapostemon sericeus @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Agapostemon virescens @ CUIC_ENT (1)

Augochlora pura @ CUIC_ENT (1)

Halictus confusus @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Halictus rubicundus @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Lasioglossum gotham @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Lasioglossum hitchensi @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Lasioglossum pectorale @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Lasioglossum quebecense @ I_JSA (2)
Lygaeidae  Kleidocerys resedae @ NCSU (1)

Kleidocerys @ AMNH_PBI (16)
Megachilidae  Megachile gemula @ CUIC_ENT (1)

Megachile melanophaea @ CUIC_ENT (1)

Megachile rotundata @ CUIC_ENT (2)

Osmia bucephala @ AMNH_BEE (7)

Osmia densa @ LACM_ENTB (1)

Osmia lignaria @ LACM_ENTB (1); AMNH_BEE (2); I_JSA (2)
Miridae  Atractotomoidea castanea @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Lygus shulli @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Nectariniidae  Aethopyga mystacalis @ I_JSA (1)
Piesmatidae  Mcateella reidi @ AMNH_PBI (1)
_  gall @ I_LCB (3)

unknown unknown @ AMNH_PBI (1)

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Rhododendron L.
rhododendron

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General Information
Symbol: RHODO
Group: Dicot
Family: Ericaceae
Duration:  
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : AK   N
CAN   N
GL   N
L48   I,N
SPM   N
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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©Thomas G. Barnes. Usage Requirements .

©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). United States, CA, Davis, University of California Davis Arboretum. March 26, 2004. Usage Requirements .

©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). United States, CA, Berkeley, University of California Berkeley Botanical Garden. March 24, 2004. Usage Requirements .

©Richard A. Howard. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Richard A. Howard Photograph Collection . Papua New Guinea, Mount Hagen, Western New Guinea. Usage Requirements .

A.N. Dodd. Provided by National Agricultural Library . Originally from USDA Forest Service . United States, WV, Monongahela National Forest. 1938. Usage Requirements .

Ray M. Filloon. Provided by National Agricultural Library . Originally from USDA Forest Service . United States, OR. 1939. Usage Requirements .

Ray M. Filloon. Provided by National Agricultural Library . Originally from USDA Forest Service . United States, OR. Usage Requirements .

W.H. Shafer. Provided by National Agricultural Library . Originally from USDA Forest Service . United States, NC. 1940. Usage Requirements .

Otis Taylor. Provided by National Agricultural Library . Originally from USDA Forest Service . United States, NC, Roan Mountain. 1946. Usage Requirements .

Otis Taylor. Provided by National Agricultural Library . Originally from USDA Forest Service . United States, NC, Roan Mountain. 1946. Usage Requirements .

Otis Taylor. Provided by National Agricultural Library . Originally from USDA Forest Service . United States, NC, Roan Mountain. 1946. Usage Requirements .

Otis Taylor. Provided by National Agricultural Library . Originally from USDA Forest Service . United States, NC, Roan Mountain. 1946. Usage Requirements .

Daniel O. Todd. Provided by National Agricultural Library . Originally from USDA Forest Service . United States, NC. 1952. Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Dilleniidae
Order Ericales
Family Ericaceae – Heath family
Genus Rhododendron L. – rhododendron

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 40 species of Rhododendron . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron alabamense</i>
Rehder
Rhododendron alabamense
Alabama azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron albiflorum</i>
Hook.
Rhododendron albiflorum
Cascade azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron arborescens</i>
(Pursh) Torr.
Rhododendron arborescens
smooth azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron atlanticum</i>
(Ashe) Rehder
Rhododendron atlanticum
dwarf azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron austrinum</i>
(Small) Rehder
Rhododendron austrinum
orange azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron ×bakeri</i>
(Lemmon & McKay) Hume (pro sp.) [<i>
canescens × flammeum</i>
]
Rhododendron ×bakeri [ canescens × flammeum ]
hybrid rhododendron Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron brachycarpum</i>
D. Don ex G. Don
Rhododendron brachycarpum
Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron calendulaceum</i>
(Michx.) Torr.
Rhododendron calendulaceum
flame azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron camtschaticum</i>
Pall.
Rhododendron camtschaticum
Kamchatka rhododendron Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron canadense</i>
(L.) Torr.
Rhododendron canadense
rhodora Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron canescens</i>
(Michx.) Sweet
Rhododendron canescens
mountain azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron carolinianum</i>
Rehder
Rhododendron carolinianum
Carolina azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron catawbiense</i>
Michx.
Rhododendron catawbiense
Catawba rosebay Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron chapmanii</i>
(Alph. Wood) A. Gray
Rhododendron chapmanii
Chapman's rhododendron Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron cumberlandense</i>
E.L. Braun
Rhododendron cumberlandense
Cumberland rhododendron Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron eastmanii</i>
K.A. Kron & M. Creel
Rhododendron eastmanii
Santee azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron eriocarpum</i>
(Hayata) Nakai
Rhododendron eriocarpum
Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron flammeum</i>
(Michx.) Sarg.
Rhododendron flammeum
piedmont azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron japonicum</i>
(A. Gray) Sur.
Rhododendron japonicum
Japanese azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron kaempferi</i>
Planch.
Rhododendron kaempferi
Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron kiusianum</i>
Makino
Rhododendron kiusianum
Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron konori</i>
Becc.
Rhododendron konori
Konor rhododendron Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron lapponicum</i>
(L.) Wahlenb.
Rhododendron lapponicum
Lapland rosebay Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron ledebourii</i>
Pojark.
Rhododendron ledebourii
Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron macrophyllum</i>
D. Don ex G. Don
Rhododendron macrophyllum
Pacific rhododendron Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron maximum</i>
L.
Rhododendron maximum
great laurel Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron minus</i>
Michx.
Rhododendron minus
piedmont rhododendron Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron molle</i>
(Blume) G. Don
Rhododendron molle
Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron oblongifolium</i>
(Small) Millais
Rhododendron oblongifolium
Texas azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron occidentale</i>
(Torr. & A. Gray) A. Gray
Rhododendron occidentale
western azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron ×pennsylvanicum</i>
Rehder [<i>
atlanticum × periclymenoides</i>
]
Rhododendron ×pennsylvanicum [ atlanticum × periclymenoides ]
hybrid rhododendron Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron periclymenoides</i>
(Michx.) Shinners
Rhododendron periclymenoides
pink azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron prinophyllum</i>
(Small) Millais
Rhododendron prinophyllum
early azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron prunifolium</i>
(Small) Millais
Rhododendron prunifolium
plumleaf azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron schlippenbachii</i>
Maxim.
Rhododendron schlippenbachii
Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron uniflorum</i>
Hutch. & Kingdon-Ward
Rhododendron uniflorum
Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron ×vanhoeffeni</i>
Abromeit [<i>
tomentosum ssp. subarcticum × lapponicum</i>
]
Rhododendron ×vanhoeffeni [ tomentosum ssp. subarcticum × lapponicum ]
hybrid rhododendron Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron vaseyi</i>
A. Gray
Rhododendron vaseyi
pinkshell azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron viscosum</i>
(L.) Torr.
Rhododendron viscosum
swamp azalea Distribution of <i>
Rhododendron ×welleslyanum</i>
Waterer ex Rehder [<i>
catawbiense × maximum</i>
]
Rhododendron ×welleslyanum [ catawbiense × maximum ]
hybrid rhododendron Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend

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