Decurrent False aster (Boltonia decurrens)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

General Information

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, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  Illinois , Missouri
  • US Counties in which the Decurrent False aster, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
  • USFWS Refuges in which the Decurrent False aster, Wherever found is known to occur:  Meredosia National Wildlife Refuge, Two Rivers National Wildlife Refuge
  • Additional species information
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
11/14/1988 Great Lakes-Big Rivers Region (Region 3) Wherever found

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
03/30/2006 71 FR 16176 16177 5-Year Review of Five Midwestern Species
11/14/1988 53 FR 4585? 45861 Determination of Thr. Status for Boltonia decurrens (Decurrent False Aster); 53 FR
07/26/2011 76 FR 44564 44566 5-Year Status Reviews of Seven Listed Species: Notice of initiation of reviews; request for information
02/25/1988 53 FR 5598 560 Proposal to Determine Boltonia decurrens (Decurrent False Aster) to be Thr. Species; 53 FR 5598-5602

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
09/28/1990 Decurrent False Aster View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
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
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
03/30/2006 71 FR 16176 16177 5-Year Review of Five Midwestern Species
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
Five Year Review
Date Title
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.

» Petitions

» Life History

No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.

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