Chimaphila maculata (L.) Pursh
STRIPED PRINCES PINE
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Chimaphila maculata
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Chimaphila maculata, spotted wintergreen, Howard County, MD, Helen Lowe Metzman ---.
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Pucciniastraceae  Pucciniastrum pirolae @ BPI (4)

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Chimaphila maculata (L.) Pursh Spotted Wintergreen
Ericaceae — Heath family
Native
Chimaphila maculata
White Clay Creek State Park -- Pump House Road
July 2005 Chimaphila maculata
Middle Run Valley Natural Area
June 2011 Chimaphila maculata Chimaphila maculata
Mill Race Trail, Newark
June 2016

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Chimaphila maculata (L.) Pursh
striped prince's pine

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General Information
Symbol: CHMA3
Group: Dicot
Family: Pyrolaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Subshrub
Native Status : CAN   N
L48   N
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©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). United States, DC, Washington, USDA ARS National Arboretum. June 13, 2002. Usage Requirements .

©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). United States, DC, Washington, USDA ARS National Arboretum. June 13, 2002. Usage Requirements .

©Thomas G. Barnes. Usage Requirements .

©Thomas G. Barnes. Barnes, T.G., and S.W. Francis. 2004. Wildflowers and ferns of Kentucky . University Press of Kentucky. Usage Requirements .

©James H. Miller. James H. Miller and Karl V. Miller. 2005. Forest plants of the southeast and their wildlife uses. University of Georgia Press., Athens. Provided by University of Georgia Press . Scanned by Forestry Images . Usage Requirements .

©James H. Miller. James H. Miller and Karl V. Miller. 2005. Forest plants of the southeast and their wildlife uses. University of Georgia Press., Athens. Provided by University of Georgia Press . Scanned by Forestry Images . Usage Requirements .

©Elaine Haug. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . United States, VA, Quantico, Prince William Forest Park. Usage Requirements .

Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 2: 672. Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society . Scanned by Omnitek Inc . Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
CHMAD Chimaphila maculata (L.) Pursh var. dasystemma (Torr.) Kearney & Peebles

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 Pyrolaceae – Shinleaf family
Genus Chimaphila Pursh – prince's pine
Species Chimaphila maculata (L.) Pursh – striped prince's pine

Subordinate Taxa

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Legal Status

Threatened and Endangered Information:
This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Common names are from state and federal lists. Click on a place name to get a complete protected plant list for that location.
Illinois spotted wintergreen Endangered
Maine spotted wintergreen Endangered
New York spotted wintergreen Exploitably Vulnerable

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

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ARS Germplasm Resources Information Network (CHMA3)
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Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Information Network (CHMA3)
Native American Ethnobotany (University of Michigan - Dearborn) (CHMA3)
USF Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants (CHMA3)
University of Tennessee Herbarium (Distribution) (CHMA3)

Wildlife

Food

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Miller Minor

Cover

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Sources

Miller, J.H., and K.V. Miller. 1999. Forest plants of the southeast and their wildlife uses . Southern Weed Science Society.

Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover
High Average 25-50% of diet Regular source of cover
Low 5-10% of diet Infrequently used as cover
Minor 2-5% of diet Sparsely used as cover
Moderate Average 10-25% of diet Occasional source of cover


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