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Andropogon gerardi

Family:Poaceae
Species:Andropogon gerardi Vitman
Common Name:big bluestem
Habitat:Ice and river scour shores of medium to large sized rivers, dry open habitats including rocky summits, open hillsides in woodlands and forests, bluffs, sandy fields, and roadsides. It is sometimes planted on roadsides.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Graminoid
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, FACU (NWI), FAC (NWI), S5 (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank), CoC: 8
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

SupraordinalMonocots
Order Poales
FamilyPoaceae
Genus Andropogon
Species Andropogon gerardi Vitman - big bluestem

Citation

Citation Andropogon gerardi Vitman
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Albany  NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Albany1934 BKL – BKL00062261
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1994 BKL – BKL00062307
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1936 BKL – BKL00062257
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Cayuga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Chautauqua  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Chemung  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Clinton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Columbia  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Delaware  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Dutchess  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Erie  BKL – BKL00062259
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Erie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Franklin  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Fulton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Fulton2007 SUCO – 9603
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  6/28/2013 - Connie Tedesco
Fulton2007 FMCC
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  6/28/2013 - Connie Tedesco
Genesee  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Greene  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Hamilton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Hamilton1962 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Herkimer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Jefferson  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Jefferson1994 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Jefferson1994 RCFS – accession # 10048
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Jefferson2007 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardi
Werier (2017) voucher!; D. Werier 3308 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Kings1898 BKL – BKL00062251
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1889 BKL – BKL00062250
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Livingston  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Madison  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Monroe  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Montgomery  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Nassau  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Nassau1987 OBPF – Log_num: 10245
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Nassau1990 OBPF – Log_num: 10604
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Nassau1901 BKL – BKL00062248
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1898 BKL – BKL00062254
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1901 BKL – BKL00077143
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1903 BKL – BKL00062247
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1973 BKL – BKL00062260
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1879 BKL – BKL00062253
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Niagara  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Oneida  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Onondaga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Onondaga1948 RCFS – accession # 11594
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Onondaga1948 RCFS – accession # 11595
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Ontario1948 RCFS – accession # 11596
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Ontario  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Orange  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Orange1990 BKL – BKL00062304
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oswego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Putnam  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Putnam1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Rensselaer1996 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Rensselaer1999 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Richmond  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Rockland1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Rockland1994 BKL – BKL00062256
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Saratoga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Schenectady  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Schoharie1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Seneca  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
St. Lawrence1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
St. Lawrence  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
St. Lawrence1915 BKL – BKL00062262
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Steuben  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Suffolk1975 OBPF – Log_num: 7446
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Suffolk1934 BKL – BKL00062245
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1909 BKL – BKL00062246
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1910 BKL – BKL00062249
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1931 BKL – BKL00062252
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1946 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Sullivan1956 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Sullivan  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Tioga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Tompkins  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Warren  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Warren1941 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Washington  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Wayne  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Westchester  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   
Westchester1896 BKL – BKL00062255
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1886 BKL – BKL00062258
Herbarium Name Used: Andropogon gerardii
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Yates  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Andropogon gerardii
   

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Andropogon furcatus Andropogon furcatus Muhl. ex Wild.   
Andropogon gerardi var. chrysocomus Andropogon gerardi Vitman var. chrysocomus (Nash) Fernald misapplied