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Taxus canadensis

Family:Taxaceae
Species:Taxus canadensis Marshall
Common Name:Canada yew, American yew
Habitat:Cool mesic to wet-mesic hardwood to mixed coniferous-hardwood forests, shaded talus slopes, and hummocks in swamps. Highly prized by deer and in areas with an overpopulation of deer becoming restricted to steep slopes and tops of boulders that are inaccessible to deer browse.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Shrub
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, FACU (NWI), FAC (NWI), S5 (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank), CoC: 9
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

SupraordinalGymnosperms
Order Cupressales
FamilyTaxaceae
Genus Taxus
Species Taxus canadensis Marshall - Canada yew, American yew

Citation

Citation Taxus canadensis Marshall
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany1903 BKL – BKL00031439
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Albany1903 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Albany1931 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Albany  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Albany1927 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Albany1927 BKL – BKL00031440
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Allegany1895 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Allegany1950 BUF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Cattaraugus1942 BUF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Cayuga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Cayuga1983 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Cayuga1922 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Cayuga1951 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Chautauqua  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Chautauqua1891 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Chautauqua1993 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Chautauqua1924 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Chautauqua1891 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Chautauqua1976 BUF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Chautauqua1891 BKL – BKL00031450
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Chemung  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Clinton1978 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Clinton1952 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Clinton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Columbia  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Columbia1890 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Columbia1933 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Cortland  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Cortland1952 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Cortland1937 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Cortland1916 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Delaware  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Dutchess  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Erie1898 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Erie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Erie1922 BUF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Erie1933 BUF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Erie  BUF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Erie1938 BUF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Essex1938 SYRF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Essex1894 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Essex  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Essex1941 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Essex1904 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Franklin  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Fulton1949 BUPL
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Fulton1939 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Genesee1979 TAES – Accession #: 153077
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Genesee1945 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Genesee1911 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Genesee  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Greene1879 HHH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Greene1897 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Greene1895 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Greene  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Hamilton1927 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Hamilton1896 BKL – BKL00031441
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Hamilton1939 SYRF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Hamilton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Herkimer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Jefferson  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Lewis1992 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Livingston1932 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Livingston  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Madison1967 SYRF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Madison1939 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Madison1958 SYRF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Madison1963 SYRF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Madison1939 SYRF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Madison  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Madison1977 HHH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Madison1917 SYRF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Monroe1903 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Montgomery2005 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
Town of Canajoharie 8/30/2009 - Connie Tedesco
Montgomery2005 FMCC
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
Town of Canajoharie 8/30/2009 - Connie Tedesco
New York  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Niagara1891 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Niagara1889 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Niagara1910 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Niagara1879 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Niagara1896 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Niagara1988 BUF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Niagara  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Niagara1900 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Oneida  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Oneida  BKL – BKL00031444
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oneida1932 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Oneida1950 BUPL
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Onondaga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Onondaga1944 SYRF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Onondaga1946 SYRF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Onondaga1948 SYRF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Onondaga1923 SYRF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Onondaga1927 SYRF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Onondaga1935 SYRF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Onondaga1958 SYRF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Onondaga1967 SYRF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Ontario1898 BUF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Ontario1900 BUF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Orange  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Orleans  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Orleans1878 BKL – BKL00031445
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oswego1934 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Oswego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Oswego1897 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Oswego1920 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Oswego1922 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Oswego1970 RCFS – accession # 12006
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1977 RCFS – accession # 12007
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Otsego1979 HHH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Otsego1980 HHH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Otsego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Rensselaer1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Rensselaer1933 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Rockland1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Rockland  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Rockland1994 BKL – BKL00031437
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Saratoga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Saratoga1950 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Schenectady1923 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Schenectady  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Schoharie1883 BKL – BKL00031446
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Schuyler  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
St. Lawrence  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
St. Lawrence1914 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
St. Lawrence1916 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
St. Lawrence1916 BKL – BKL00031443
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Steuben1941 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Steuben  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Suffolk1925 BKL – BKL00027707
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1923 BKL – BKL00027708
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1923 BKL – BKL00027709
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Sullivan  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Sullivan1982 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Sullivan1976 HHH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Sullivan1939 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Sullivan1939 BKL – BKL00031448
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tioga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tioga1920 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tioga1935 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1917 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1876 S
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1876 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1914 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1945 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1991 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1983 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1904 S
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1913 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1918 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1879 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1895 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1896 BKL – BKL00031442
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tompkins1982 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1868 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1870 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1926 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1881 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1892 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1952 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1976 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1953 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Tompkins1896 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tompkins1991 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
Werier (2017) voucher!; R. Dirig 2927 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Ulster2010 BKL – BKL00098425
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster1936 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Ulster2011 BKL – BKL00099717
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster1882 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Ulster1919 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Warren1938 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Warren1957 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Warren1898 BKL – BKL00031449
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Warren1917 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Warren1891 BKL – BKL00031447
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Warren  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Warren1938 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Washington  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Washington1919 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Washington1903 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Washington1891 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Washington1916 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Washington1896 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Washington1892 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Washington1939 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Washington1939 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Washington1939 BKL – BKL00031438
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Washington1898 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Taxus canadensis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Wayne1930 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Wayne  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Westchester  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Wyoming1983 BUF
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Wyoming  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Yates  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   
Yates  GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Taxus canadensis
   

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Taxus canadensis var. minor Taxus canadensis Marshall var. minor (Michx.) Spjut