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Salix lucida Muhl. ssp. caudata (Nutt.) A.E. Murray
greenleaf willow

General Information
Symbol: SALUC
Group: Dicot
Family: Salicaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Shrub
Native Status: AK   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   




Symbol Scientific Name
SACA38 Salix caudata (Nutt.) A. Heller
SACAB Salix caudata (Nutt.) A. Heller var. bryantiana C.R. Ball & Braceline
SACAP2 Salix caudata (Nutt.) A. Heller var. parvifolia C.R. Ball
SAFE2 Salix fendleriana Andersson
SALAC4 Salix lasiandra Benth. ssp. caudata (Nutt.) A.E. Murray
SALAC Salix lasiandra Benth. var. caudata (Nutt.) Sudw.
SALAF2 Salix lasiandra Benth. var. fendleriana (Andersson) Bebb
SAPEC2 Salix pentandra L. var. caudata Nutt.


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 Dilleniidae
Order Salicales
Family Salicaceae – Willow family
Genus Salix L. – willow
Species Salix lucida Muhl. – shining willow
Subspecies Salix lucida Muhl. ssp. caudata (Nutt.) A.E. Murray – greenleaf willow

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.
shining willow
shining willow
Endangered, Extirpated



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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