400 KAR 3:040. Endangered or threatened plant lists.

 

      RELATES TO: KRS 146.485, 146.610

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 146.485, 146.610

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 146.610(2)(a) and (b) authorizes the Kentucky State Nature Preserves Commission to promulgate administrative regulations for the identification and designation of state threatened or endangered plant species. This administrative regulation establishes the lists of threatened or endangered plant species.

 

      Section 1. Endangered Lists. The following plant species based on the factors in KRS 146.610(2)(a) and 400 KAR 3:020, Section 1, shall be considered endangered In the Commonwealth of Kentucky:

Scientific Name

Common Name

Vascular Plants

Acer spicatum

Mountain maple

Adlumia fungosa

Climbing fumitory

Agalinis auriculata

Earleaf agalinis

Agalinis obtusifolia

Ten-lobe agalinis

Agalinis skinneriana

Pale false foxglove

Amsonia tabernaemontana var. gattingeri

Eastern blue-star

Angelica atropurpurea

Great angelica

Angelica triquinata

Filmy angelica

Apios priceana

Price's potato-bean

Aralia nudicaulis

Wild Sarsaparilla

Berberis Canadensis

American barberry

Bolboschoenus fluviatilis

River bulrush

Botrychium matricariifolium

Matricary grapefern

Calamagrostis porteri ssp. insperata

Reed bent grass

Calamovilfa arcuata

Cumberland sandgrass

Calopogon tuberosus

Grasspink

Carex aestivalis

Summer sedge

Carex atlantica ssp. Capillacea

Prickly bog sedge

Carex joorii

Cypress-swamp sedge

Carex juniperorum

Cedar sedge

Carex leptonervia

Finely-nerved sedge

Carex reniformis

Reniform sedge

Carex roanensis

Roan mountain sedge

Carex tetanica

Rigid sedge

Castanea dentate

American chestnut

Castilleja coccinea

Scarlet indian paintbrush

Cheilanthes feei

Fee's lip fern

Chelone obliqua var. obliqua

Red turtlehead

Chrysogonum virginianum

Green-and-gold

Collinsonia verticillata

Whorled horse-balm

Comptonia peregrina

Sweet-fern

Conradina verticillata

Cumberland-rosemary

Convallaria montana

American lily-of-the-valley

Corallorrhiza maculata

Spotted coralroot

Cymophyllus fraserianus

Fraser's sedge

Cypripedium candidum

Small white lady's-slipper

Cypripedium kentuckiense

Kentucky lady’s-slipper

Deschampsia cespitosa

Tufted hair grass

Draba cuneifolia

Wedge-leaf whitlow-grass

Drosera brevifolia

Dwarf sundew

Drosera intermedia

Spoon-leaved sundew

Echinodorus parvulus

Dwarf burhead

Eriophorum virginicum

Tawny cotton-grass

Eryngium integrifolium

Blue-flower coyote-thistle

Eupatorium semiserratum

Small-flowered thoroughwort

Eurybia hemisphericus

Southern prairie aster

Eurybia radula

Low rough aster

Gentiana flavida

Yellow gentian

Gentiana puberulenta

Prairie gentian

Glyceria acutiflora

Sharp-scaled manna-grass

Goodyera repens

Lesser rattlesnake-plantain

Gymnopogon brevifolius

Shortleaf skeleton grass

Halesia tetraptera

Common silverbell

Helianthemum bicknellii

Plains frostweed

Helianthemum canadense

Canada frostweed

Helianthus silphioides

Silphium sunflower

Hexastylis contracta

Southern heartleaf

Houstonia serpyllifolia

Michaux's bluets

Hydrocotyle americana

American water-pennywort

Hydrocotyle ranunculoides

Floating pennywort

Hydrolea ovata

Ovate fiddleleaf

Iris fulva

Copper iris

Isoetes butleri

Butler's quillwort

Isoetes melanopoda

Blackfoot quillwort

Koeleria macrantha

June grass

Krigia occidentalis

Western dwarf dandelion

Leavenworthia exigua var. laciniata

Kentucky gladecress

Lesquerella globosa

Globe bladderpod

Leucothoe recurva

Fetterbush

Lobelia gattingeri

Gattinger's lobelia

Lonicera dioica var. orientalis

Wild honeysuckle

Lonicera prolifera

Grape honeysuckle

Ludwigia hirtella

Hairy ludwigia

Lycopodiella appressa

Southern bog club-moss

Lycopodiella inundatum

Northern bog club-moss

Lycopodium clavatum

Running-pine

Lysimachia terrestris

Swamp-candles

Maianthemum stellatum

Starflower false solomon's-seal

Marshallia grandiflora

Large-flowered barbara's-buttons

Matelea carolinensis

Carolina anglepod

Melampyrum lineare var. pectinatum

American cowwheat

Melanthium virginicum

Virginia bunchflower

Minuartia cumberlandensis

Cumberland sandwort

Muhlenbergia bushii

Bush's muhly

Nestronia umbellula

Conjurer's-nut

Oenothera linifolia

Thread-leaf sundrops

Oenothera perennis

Small sundrops

Oldenlandia uniflora

Clustered bluets

Onosmodium hispidissimum

Hairy false gromwell

Onosmodium occidentale

Western false gromwell

Parnassia asarifolia

Kidney-leaf grass-of-parnassus

Parnassia grandifolia

Largeleaf grass-of-parnassus

Paronychia argyrocoma

Silverling

Philadelphus pubescens

Hoary mockorange

Phlox bifida ssp. stellaria

Starry-cleft phlox

Platanthera integrilabia

White fringeless orchid

Platanthera psycodes

Small purple-fringed orchid

Poa saltuensis

Drooping blue grass

Pogonia ophioglossoides

Rose pogonia

Polygala cruciata

Cross-leaf milkwort

Polygala paucifolia

Gaywings

Polymnia laevigata

Tennessee leafcup

Potamogeton amplifolius

Bigleaf pondweed

Prenanthes alba

White rattlesnake-root

Prenanthes aspera

Rough rattlesnake-root

Prenanthes barbata

Barbed rattlesnake-root

Ptilimnium nuttallii

Nuttall's mock bishop's-weed

Pycnanthemum albescens

White-leaved mountain-mint

Rhododendron canescens

Hoary azalea

Rhynchosia tomentosa

Hairy snout-bean

Rhynchospora macrostachya

Tall beakrush

Rubus canadensis

Smooth blackberry

Rudbeckia subtomentosa

Sweet coneflower

Sabatia campanulata

Slender marsh-pink

Sagittaria rigida

Sessile-fruit arrowhead

Salvia urticifolia

Nettle-leaf sage

Sambucus racemosa ssp. pubens

Red elderberry

Sanguisorba canadensis

Canada burnet

Saxifraga micranthidifolia

Lettuce-leaf saxifrage

Schisandra glabra

Bay starvine

Schoenoplectis hallii

Hall's bulrush

Scirpus expansus

Woodland bulrush

Scleria ciliata

Fringed nut-rush

Scutellaria arguta

Hairy skullcap

Silene ovata

Ovate catchfly

Silene regia

Royal catchfly

Solidago shortii

Short's goldenrod

Sparganium eurycarpum

Large bur-reed

Spiraea alba

Narrow-leaved meadowsweet

Spiranthes odorata

Sweetscent ladies'-tresses

Sporobolus heterolepis

Northern dropseed

Symphoricarpos albus

Snowberry

Talinum calcaricum

Limestone fameflower

Talinum teretifolium

Roundleaf fameflower

Tephrosia spicata

Spiked hoary-pea

Thermopsis mollis

Soft-haired thermopsis

Toxicodendron vernix

Poison sumac

Tragia urticifolia

Nettle-leaf noseburn

Trichophorum planifolium

Bashful bulrush

Trichostema setaceum

Narrow-leaved bluecurls

Trientalis borealis

Northern starflower

Trifolium reflexum

Buffalo clover

Trillium nivale

Snow trillium

Trillium pusillum

Least trillium

Utricularia macrorhiza

Greater bladderwort

Vaccineum erythrocarpum

Highbush cranberry

Veratrum parviflorum

Small-flowered false hellebore

Viburnum latanoides

Alderleaf viburnum

Viburnum nudum

Possum haw viburnum

Xyris difformis

Carolina yellow-eye-grass

Mosses

Brachythecium populeum

Matted feather moss

Bryum cyclophyllum

A moss

Bryum miniatum

A moss

Dicranodontium asperulum

A moss

Entodon brevisetus

A moss

Herzogiella turfacea

A moss

Oncophorus raui

A moss

Orthotrichum diaphanum

A moss

Polytrichum strictum

A haircap moss

Sphagnum quinquefarium

A sphagnum moss

Tortula norvegica

Tortula

 

      Section 2. Threatened Lists. The following plant species, based on the factors in KRS 146.610(2)(a) and the criteria listed in 400 KAR 3:020, Section 1, shall be considered threatened in the Commonwealth of Kentucky:

Scientific Name

Common Name

Aconitum uncinatum

Blue monkshood

Adiantum capillus-veneris

Southern maidenhair-fern

Aesculus pavia

Red buckeye

Agrimonia gryposepala

Tall hairy groovebur

Amianthium muscitoxicum

Fly-poison

Arabis hirsuta

Hairy rockcress

Arabis perstellata

Braun's rockcress

Armoracia lacustris

Lake cress

Baptisia tinctoria

Yellow wild indigo

Bartonia virginica

Yellow screwstem

Berchemia scandens

Supplejack

Boykinia aconitifolia

Brook saxifrage

Cabomba caroliniana

Carolina fanwort

Calamagrostis porteri ssp. porteri

Porter's reed grass

Calycanthus floridus var. glaucus

Sweetshrub

Carex alata

Broadwing sedge

Carex appalachica

Appalachian sedge

Carex crebriflora

Coastal plain sedge

Carex decomposita

Epiphytic sedge

Carex gigantea

Large sedge

Carex rugosperma

Umbel-like sedge

Carex straminea

Straw sedge

Carya aquatica

Water hickory

Carya carolinae-septentrionalis

Southern shagbark hickory

Castanea pumila

Allegheny chinkapin

Ceanothus herbaceus

Prairie redroot

Chrysosplenium americanum

American golden-saxifrage

Cimicifuga rubifolia

Appalachian bugbane

Clematis crispa

Blue jasmine leather-flower

Cypripedium parviflorum var. parviflorum

Small yellow lady's-slipper

Delphinium carolinianum

Carolina larkspur

Deschampsia flexuosa

Crinkled hair grass

Echinodorus berteroi

Burhead

Elodea nuttallii

Waterweed

Eupatorium steelei

Steele’s joe-pye-weed

Euphorbia mercurialina

Mercury spurge

Eurybia saxicastellii

Rockcastle aster

Fimbristylis puberula

Hairy fimbristylis

Forestiera ligustrina

Upland privet

Gratiola pilosa

Shaggy hedge-hyssop

Hedeoma hispidum

Rough pennyroyal

Helianthus eggertii

Eggert's sunflower

Heterotheca subaxillaris var. latifolia

Broad-leaf golden-aster

Hieracium longipilum

Hairy hawkweed

Hydrophyllum virginianum

Eastern waterleaf

Hypericum crux-andreae

St. Peter's-wort

Juncus filipendulus

Long-styled rush

Juniperus communis var. depressa

Ground juniper

Lathyrus palustris

Vetchling peavine

Leavenworthia torulosa

Necklace glade cress

Liatris cylindracea

Slender blazingstar

Lilium philadelphicum

Wood lily

Lilium superbum

Turk's cap lily

Limnobium spongia

American frog's-bit

Liparis loeselii

Loesel's twayblade

Listera smallii

Kidney-leaf twayblade

Lobelia nuttallii

Nuttall's lobelia

Maianthemum canadense

Wild lily-of-the-valley

Malvastrum hispidum

Hispid false mallow

Melampyrum lineare var. pectinatum

American cowwheat

Minuartia glabra

Appalachian sandwort

Monotropsis odorata

Sweet pinesap

Muhlenbergia cuspidata

Plains muhly

Nemophila aphylla

Small-flower baby-blue-eyes

Oclemena acuminata

Whorled aster

Oenothera triloba

Stemless evening-primrose

Orontium aquaticum

Goldenclub

Paxistima canbyi

Canby's mountain-lover

Perideridia americana

Eastern eulophus

Philadelphus inodorus

Mock orange

Phlox bifida ssp. bifida

Cleft phlox

Platanthera cristata

Yellow-crested orchid

Polygala polygama

Racemed milkwort

Pontederia cordata

Pickerel-weed

Potamogeton pulcher

Spotted pondweed

Prenanthes crepidinea

Nodding rattlesnake-root

Ptilimnium capillaceum

Mock bishop's-weed

Quercus nigra

Water oak

Quercus texana

Nuttall’s oak

Sagina fontinalis

Water stitchwort

Sagittaria graminea

Grass-leaf arrowhead

Sagittaria platphylla

Delta arrowhead

Saxifraga michauxii

Michaux's saxifrage

Schizachne purpurascens

Purple-oat

Scutellaria saxatilis

Rock skullcap

Sedum telephioides

Allegheny stonecrop

Silphium laciniatum

Compassplant

Solidago albopilosa

White-haired goldenrod

Solidago curtisii

Curtis' goldenrod

Solidago roanensis

Roan mountain goldenrod

Spiraea virginiana

Virginia spiraea

Spiranthes lucida

Shining ladies'-tresses

Spiranthes magnicamporum

Great plains ladies'-tresses

Spiranthes ochroleuca

Yellow nodding ladies’-tresses

Sporobolus clandestinus

Rough dropseed

Stenanthium gramineum

Eastern featherbells

Symphyotrichum concolor

Eastern silvery aster

Symphyotrichum priceae

White heath aster

Taxus canadensis

Canadian yew

Thaspium pinnatifidum

Cutleaf meadow-parsnip

Thuja occidentalis

Northern white-cedar

Trifolium stoloniferum

Running buffalo clover

Trillium undulatum

Painted trillium

Veratrum woodii

Wood’s bunchflower

Viburnum molle

Missouri arrow-wood

Viburnum rafinesquianum var. rafinesquianum

Downey arrow-wood

Viola walteri

Walter's violet

Vitis rupestris

Sand grape

Zizaniopsis miliacea

Southern wild rice

Mosses

Abietinella abietina

Wire fern moss

Anomodon rugelii

A moss

Cirriphyllum piliferum

A moss

Neckera pennata

A moss

(28 Ky.R. 2124; Am. 2334; eff. 5-16-2002; 33 Ky.R. 1635; 2278; eff. 3-9-07.)