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Pedicularis furbishiae S. Watson
Furbish's lousewort, St. Johns River lousewort
USDA Symbol: PEFU
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
Listed as an endangered species in both Canada and the US, Pedicularis furbishiae is limited to Maine and Nova Scotia, where it occurs only on the upper reaches of the St. John river.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Flower:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Green , Brown
DistributionUSA: ME Canada: NB Native Habitat:
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Shade
Soil Description: Sand
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Threatened & Endangered StatusUSFWS Species Profile: Q1ZWStatus:
| Endangered Historic Range:|
U.S.A. (ME), Canada (N.B.)Critical Habitat:
N/AThis information is derived from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Serrvice Environmental Conservation Online System
National Wetland Indicator Status
|Status:|| FACW |
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
Record Last Modified: 2010-10-18
Research By: TWC Staff