Betula alleghaniensis

Family:Betulaceae
Species:Betula alleghaniensis Britton
Common Name:yellow birch
Habitat:Cool mesic forests and swamps. A widespread tree in NY it is dominant or co-dominant in some types of northern hardwood forests as well as cool swamps.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Tree
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, FACU+ (NWI), FAC (NWI), S5 (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank), CoC: 7
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order Fagales
FamilyBetulaceae
Genus Betula
Species Betula alleghaniensis Britton - yellow birch

Citation

Citation Betula alleghaniensis Britton
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Bronx1876 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Bronx1903 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Cayuga2006 STERL
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Chautauqua1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Chemung1995 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Columbia  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Delaware  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Dutchess  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Dutchess1981 BKL
BKL00045760
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Erie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Essex  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Essex1980 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Essex1922 HUH
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Franklin  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Fulton2007 FMCC
262
Herbarium Name Used: Betula allegheniesis
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Fulton2007 NYS
262
Herbarium Name Used: Betula allegheniesis
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Greene1932 BKL
BKL00045761
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Greene  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Hamilton1888 BKL
BKL00045762
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Hamilton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Hamilton1993 BKL
BKL00045764
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Herkimer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Jefferson1992 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Lewis  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Madison1958 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Madison  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Monroe  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Montgomery  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Nassau1907 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Nassau1914 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Nassau1922 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Oneida1970 RCFS
accession # 10975
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghaniensis
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Ontario  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Orange1904 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Orange1940 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Orange1994 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Orange1936 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Orange1991 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Orange1992 BKL
BKL00009425
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1997 BKL
BKL00005181
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1999 BKL
BKL00016764
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1994 BKL
BKL00015651
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1991 BKL
BKL00084733
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1994 BKL
BKL00015647
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL
BKL00009428
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1937 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Orange1936 HUH
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Orange1937 HUH
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Orange  NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Orange1940 BKL
BKL00009430
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1995 BKL
BKL00015653
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1991 BKL
BKL00017711
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange2002 BKL
BKL00022896
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL
BKL00009429
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1997 BKL
BKL00006278
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oswego1970 RCFS
accession # 10363
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghaniensis
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1904 RCFS
accession # 10364
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghaniensis
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Otsego2005 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
Town of Burlington  
Otsego2004 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
Town of Oneonta  
Putnam1926 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Putnam1994 BKL
BKL00016735
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Putnam1994 BKL
BKL00015652
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rensselaer1996 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Rensselaer1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Rockland1957 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Rockland  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Rockland1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Rockland1995 BKL
BKL00015649
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
St. Lawrence  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Steuben  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Suffolk1920 HUH
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Suffolk1922 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Suffolk1905 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Suffolk1905 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Suffolk1914 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Suffolk1914 BKL
BKL00009427
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1932 BKL
BKL00009426
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Sullivan  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Tioga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Ulster2010 BKL
BKL00098713
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2010 BKL
BKL00098459
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Ulster2011 BKL
BKL00099661
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2009 BKL
BKL00095597
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster1918 BKL
BKL00045765
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2011 BKL
BKL00101971
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2011 BKL
BKL00099659
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2009 BKL
BKL00093885
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Warren1939 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Warren1953 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Warren1948 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Warren1880 BKL
BKL00045766
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Warren1907 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Wayne  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Westchester1888 BKL
BKL00045759
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1957 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Betula alleghaniensis
   
Westchester1931 BKL
BKL00009431
Herbarium Name Used: Betula alleghanensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Betula lutea Betula lutea F. Michx.   
Betula lutea var. macrolepis Betula lutea F. Michx. var. macrolepis (Fernald) Brayshaw