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Agalinis oligophylla Pennell
ridgestem false foxglove

General Information
Symbol: AGOL
Group: Dicot
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Duration: Annual
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
Native Status: L48   N
Data Source and Documentation
Distribution Map
green distribution legend Present blank legend Absent/Unreported

See U.S. county distributions (when available) by clicking on the map or the linked states below:




Symbol Scientific Name
AGOLP Agalinis oligophylla Pennell var. pseudaphylla
GEPS Gerardia pseudaphylla (Pennell) Pennell
GEKE Gerardia keyensis (Pennell) Pennell
AGPS3 Agalinis pseudaphylla (Pennell) Shinners
GEMI5 Gerardia microphylla (A. Gray) Small
GEAPG Gerardia aphylla Nutt. var. grandiflora Benth.
AGKE3 Agalinis keyensis Pennell
GEPLM Gerardia plukenetii Elliott var. microphylla A. Gray


Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report.
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 Asteridae
Order Scrophulariales
Family Scrophulariaceae – Figwort family
Genus Agalinis Raf. – false foxglove
Species Agalinis oligophylla Pennell – ridgestem false foxglove

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.
Agalinis pseudaphylla
Shinners' false-foxglove

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

Top Level Regions
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain FAC
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont FAC



Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds


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Description of Values

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