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Actaea racemosa

Family:Ranunculaceae
Species:Actaea racemosa L.
Common Name:black cohosh, black snakeroot, bugbane
Habitat:Mesic to dry-mesic hardwood forests and forest edges, vegetated roadsides and paths often in calcareous soils.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, S4 (State Rank), CoC: 7
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

SupraordinalEudicots
Order Ranunculales
FamilyRanunculaceae
Genus Actaea
Species Actaea racemosa L. - black cohosh, black snakeroot, bugbane

Citation

Citation Actaea racemosa L.
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Bronx  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Bronx1904 BKL – BKL00061011
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1966 BKL – BKL00061033
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1994 BKL – BKL00061018
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Broome  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Chautauqua1993 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Chautauqua  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Chemung  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Chenango  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Columbia  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Dutchess  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Dutchess1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Erie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Fulton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Kings1872 BKL – BKL00061010
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Livingston  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Monroe  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Nassau  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
New York  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Onondaga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Ontario  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Orange  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Orange1986 BKL – BKL00061017
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Putnam  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Queens1912 BKL – BKL00061021
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Queens1909 BKL – BKL00061029
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens  BKL – BKL00061031
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1886 BKL – BKL00061030
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens2000 BKL – BKL00061019
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1912 BKL – BKL00061022
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1928 BKL – BKL00061032
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1890 BKL – BKL00061025
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1888 BKL – BKL00061013
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1890 BKL – BKL00061014
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Rockland1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Rockland  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Rockland1895 BKL – BKL00061027
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1895 BKL – BKL00061028
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1886 BKL – BKL00061023
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1886 BKL – BKL00061016
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1883 BKL – BKL00061015
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Schuyler1927 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Actaea racemosa
Werier (2017) voucher!; W.C. Muenscher 16961 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Schuyler  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Steuben1900 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Suffolk1914 BKL – BKL00061020
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tioga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Tompkins  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Westchester  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Westchester1904 BKL – BKL00061024
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1893 BKL – BKL00061026
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1890 BKL – BKL00061034
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1887 BKL – BKL00099207
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester  BKL – BKL00061012
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester2011 BKL – BKL00100756
Herbarium Name Used: Cimicifuga racemosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Wyoming  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   
Yates  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Cimicifuga racemosa
   

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Cimicifuga racemosa Cimicifuga racemosa (L.) Nutt.   
Cimicifuga racemosa var. dissecta Cimicifuga racemosa (L.) Nutt. var. dissecta A. Gray