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Euthamia gymnospermoides Greene
Texas goldentop

General Information
Symbol: EUGY
Group: Dicot
Family: Asteraceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
Native Status: CAN   N
L48   N
Data Source and Documentation
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green round image for nativity Native blue round image for introduced Introduced ocre round image for introduced and nativity Both white round image for no status Absent/Unreported
image for native, but no county data Native, No County Data image for introduced, but no county data Introduced, No County Data both introduced and native, but no county data Both, No County Data
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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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. 3: 399. Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society. Scanned by Omnitek Inc. Usage Requirements.



Symbol Scientific Name
EUCA8 Euthamia camporum Greene
EUCH8 Euthamia chrysothamnoides Greene
EUGL12 Euthamia glutinosa Rydb.
EUME9 Euthamia media Greene
EUPU5 Euthamia pulverulenta Greene
EURE9 Euthamia remota Greene
SOCA11 Solidago camporum (Greene) A. Nelson
SOCH2 Solidago chrysothamnoides (Greene) Bush
SOGRG Solidago graminifolia (L.) Salisb. var. gymnospermoides (Greene) Croat
SOGRM2 Solidago graminifolia (L.) Salisb. var. media (Greene) S.K. Harris
SOGY2 Solidago gymnospermoides (Greene) Fernald
SOGYC Solidago gymnospermoides (Greene) Fernald var. callosa S.K. Harris
SOME2 Solidago media (Greene) Bush
SOMO2 Solidago moseleyi Fernald
SOPE3 Solidago perglabra Friesner
SORE2 Solidago remota (Greene) Friesner
SOTE7 Solidago texensis Friesner


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 Asterales
Family Asteraceae ⁄ Compositae – Aster family
Genus Euthamia Nutt. ex Cass. – goldentop
Species Euthamia gymnospermoides Greene – Texas goldentop

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.
Euthamia remota
Great Lakes goldenrod

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

North America
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain FAC
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont FAC
Great Plains FAC
Midwest FACW
Northcentral & Northeast FACW
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast FACW



Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds


Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds

Description of Values

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