Decurrent False aster (Boltonia decurrens)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
The decurrent false aster is threatened species. It is a perrenial plant found in moist, sandy floodplains and prairie wetlands along the Illinois River. Although not very tolerant to prolonged flooding, this plant relies on periodic flooding to scour away other plants that compete for the same habitat.
- States/US Territories in which the Decurrent False aster is known to or is believed to occur: Illinois , Missouri
- US Counties in which the Decurrent False aster is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- USFWS Refuges in which the Decurrent False aster is known to occur:
Meredosia National Wildlife Refuge, Two Rivers National Wildlife Refuge
- Additional species information
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|11/14/1988||Great Lakes-Big Rivers Region (Region 3)|
» Federal Register Documents
|02/25/1988||53 FR 5598 560||Proposal to Determine Boltonia decurrens (Decurrent False Aster) to be Thr. Species; 53 FR 5598-5602|
|03/30/2006||71 FR 16176 16177||5-Year Review of Five Midwestern Species|
|07/26/2011||76 FR 44564 44566||5-Year Status Reviews of Seven Listed Species: Notice of initiation of reviews; request for information|
|11/14/1988||53 FR 4585? 45861||Determination of Thr. Status for Boltonia decurrens (Decurrent False Aster); 53 FR|
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|09/28/1990||Decurrent False Aster||View Implementation Progress||Final|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|07/26/2011||76 FR 44564 44566||5-Year Status Reviews of Seven Listed Species: Notice of initiation of reviews; request for information||
|03/30/2006||71 FR 16176 16177||5-Year Review of Five Midwestern Species||
|08/31/2012||Decurrent False Alster (Boltonia decurrens) 5-year Review|
|04/20/2010||Decurrent False Aster (Boltonia decurrens) 5-Year Review|
» Critical Habitat
No critical habitat rules have been published for the Decurrent False aster.
» Conservation Plans
No conservation plans have been created for Decurrent False aster.
» Life History
No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.
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