New Species Finds – January and February 2019

Thanks to all of the intrepid citizen scientists tireless documenting (and uploading) their observations, seven new species have been documented for Split Oak in the past two months: three plants, one moth, one mammal, a cicada, and a dragonfly! To see all of the species found in Split Oak by citizen scientists to date, check out the Project.

New Species

American Black Nightshade (Solanum americanum) by Stacy Klema Jan 15, 2019
Orange Virbia Moth (Virbia aurantiaca) by Rob Sena on Jan 13, 2019
Hispid Cotton Rat (Sigmodon hispidus) by species_spotlight on Dec 16, 2019 (uploaded Jan 24)
Dwarf Bayberry (Morella pumila) by Valerie Anderson on February 24, 2019
Northern Bluethread (Burmannia biflora) by jessical2 on February 3, 2019
Little Green Cicada (Cicadetta floridensis) by William Hull on May 19, 2016 (uploaded Jan 21)
Banded Pennant (Clithemis fasciata) by William Hull on May 19, 2016 (uploaded Jan 21)

Species Wanted

Agalinis fasciculata Beach False Foxglove (not on FWC list)
Amphicarpaea bracteata
American Hogpeanut (not on FWC list, unlikely)
Apios americana
Groundnut (not on FWC list, likely)
Asclepias curtisii
Curtis's Milkweed (not on FWC list)
Asemeia grandiflora
Showy Milkwort*
Amphicarpum muhlenbergianum
Blue Maidencane
Aristida palustris
Longleaf Threeawn
Asimina angustifolia
Slimleaf Pawpaw
Bacopa caroliniana Carolina Water-Hyssop
Boehmeria cylindrica
False Nettle (not on FWC list, likely)
Calopogon tuberosus tuberosus
Tuberous Grass Pink
Campanula floridana
Florida Bellflower (not on FWC list)
Carphephorus carnosus
Pineland Chaffhead (endemic, not on FWC list, likely)
Carphephorus odoratissimus
var. subtropicanus Pineland Purple (endemic, not on FWC list, likely)
Centella asiatica
Gotu Kola (invasive)
Chamaecrista nictatans
Sensitive Pea (not on FWC list, likely)
Chapmannia floridana
Florida Alicia (not on FWC list, likely, endemic)
Clitoria mariana
Atlantic Pidgeonwings (not on FWC list, likely)
Conoclinium coelestinum
Blue Mistflower
Ctenium aromaticum
Toothache Grass (not on FWC list, likely)
Crocathemum carolinianum Carolina Frostweed (not on FWC list)
Crocanthemum corymbosum
Pinebarren Frostweed (not on FWC list)
Desmodium floridanum 
Florida Ticktrefoil (not on FWC list, likely)
Desmodium incanum Creeping Beggarweed (non-native, not on FWC list, likely)
Desmodium paniculatum Panicled Ticktrefoil (not on FWC list, likely)
Desmodium tenuifolium Slimleaf Ticktrefoil (not on FWC list)
Desmodium tortuosum Florida Ticktrefoil (not on FWC list, it's nativeness is debated)
Desmodium triflorum Threeflower Ticktrefoil (not on FWC list, non-native, likely)
Desmodium viridflorum Velvetleaf Ticktrefoil (not on FWC list)
Dyschoriste angusta
Pineland Twinflower (not on FWC list)
Dyschoriste humistrata
Swamp Twinflower (not on FWC list)
Dyschoriste oblongifolia
Oblongleaf Twinflower (not on FWC list)
Epidendrum magnoliae
Green Fly Orchid
Eryngium aquaticum
Swamp Rattlesnake Master (not on FWC list)
Eupatorium album
White Thoroughwort (not on FWC list, unlikely)
Eupatorium compositifolium
Yankeeweed (not on FWC list, likely)
Eupatorium leptophyllum
False Fennel
Eupatorium serotinum
Late Boneset (not on FWC list, very likely)
Funastrum clausum
White Twinevine (not on FWC list, likely)
Harrisella porrecta, Needleroot Airplant Orchid (not on FWC list, likely)
Hydrolea corymbosa
Skyflower*
Hymenocallis palmeri
 Alligator Lily*
Hypolepis repens
Creeping Bramble Fern
Ilex ambigua
Carolina Holly
Ilex cassine
Dahoon Holly
Ilex coriacea
Large Gallberry
Indigofera caroliniana
Carolina Indigo (not on FWC list, likely)
Indigofera hirsuta
Hairy Indigo (not on FWC list, invasive, likely)
Indigofera spicata
Creeping Indigo (not on fWC list, invasive, likely)
Juncus effusus solutus
Eastern Soft Rush
Justicia angusta
Pineland Waterwillow
Lachnocaulon beyrichianum
Southern Bogbutton
Lechea torreyi
Piedmont Pinweed
Lindernia grandiflora
Savannah False Pimpernel (not on FWC list, likely)
Lobelia feayana
Bay Lobelia (not on FWC list)
Lobelia homophylla Pineland Lobelia (not on FWC list)
Lobelia puberula
Downy Lobelia (not on FWC list)
Ludwigia repens
Creeping Evening Primrose
Lycopodiella caroliniana
Slender Club-Moss
Lycopus rubellus
Water Horehound
Lyonia lygustrima foliosiflora
Maleberry
Malaxis spicata Florida Adder's-Mouth (not on FWC list, likely)
Matelea floridana Florida Milkvine (not on FWC list)
Mitreola sessilifolia
Swamp Hornpod (not on FWC list)
Oldenlandia uniflora
Clustered Mille Graines
Oplismenus hirtellus
Woodsgrass
Opuntia stricta
Shell Mound Pricklypear
Osmunda regalis spectabilis
American Royal Fern
Oxypolis filiformis
Water Cowbane
Palafoxia integrifolia
Coastalplain Palafox
Panicum verrucosum
Warty Panicgrass
Passiflora lutea
Yellow Passionflower (not on FWC list, unlikely)
Passiflora suberosa 
Corkstem Passionflower (not on FWC list, likely)
Peltandra virginica
Green Arrow Arum
Penstemon multiflorus
White or Manyflowered Beardtongue
Pinguicula caerulea Blue Butterwort (not on FWC list, likely, Threatened)
Pinguicula lutea Yellow Butterwort (not on FWC list, likely, Threatened)
Platanthera ciliaris Orange-fringed Orchid (not on FWC list, likely, Threatened)
Pluchea foetida Stinking Camphorweed*
Physostegia leptophylla
Slenderleaf False Dragonhead (not on FWC list)
Pithecellobium unguis-cati
Catclaw Blackbead (not on FWC list, unlikely)
Polygonella robusta
Sandhill Wireweed (endemic)
Polygonella basiramia Hairy Jointweed* (endemic)
Polygonella gracilis Tall Jointweed
Quercus chapmanii Chapman’s Oak
Quercus geminata
Sand Live Oak
Quercus minima
Dwarf Live Oak
Rhexia alifanus
Savannah Meadowbeauty (not on FWC list)
Rhexia cubensis
West Indian Meadowbeauty (not on FWC list)
Rhexia lutea
Yellow Meadowbeauty (not on FWC list, unlikely)
Rhexia virginica
Handsome Harry(not on FWC list, unlikely)
Rhynchospora fascicularis
Fascicled Beaksedge
Rhynchospora inundata
Narrowfruit Horned Beaksedge
Ruellia caroliniensis
Carolina Wild Petunia (not on FWC list)
Rubus argutus
Sawtooth Blackberry
Sagittaria lancifolia
Lanceleaf Arrowhead
Schwalbea americana
American Chaffseed (not on FWC list)
Scoparia dulcis
Licorice Weed*
Setaria magna
Giant Bristlegrass
Sida acuta
Spinyhead Sida (not on FWC list, very likely)
Sisyrinchium nashii Nash's Blue-Eyed Grass (not on FWC list, likely)
Sisyrinchium rosulatum Annual Blue-Eyed Grass (not on FWC list, likely)
Sisyrinchium xerophyllum Jeweled Blue-Eyed Grass (not on FWC list, likely)
Smilax glauca Cat Greenbriar (not on FWC list)
Smilax rotundifolia
Roundleaf Greenbriar (not on FWC List, unlikely)
Smilax pumila
Sarsparilla vine
Smilax smallii
Jackson vine (not on FWC list, unlikely)
Smilax tamnoides
Bristly Greenbriar (not on FWC list)
Smilax walteri
Coral Greenbriar (not on FWC list)
Spigelia loganoides 
Florida Pinkroot (not on FWC list, unlikely)
Stachytarpheta jamaicensis 
Blue porterweed (not on FWC list, likely)
Stylodon carneus
Carolina Vervain (not on FWC list, likely)
Syngonanthus flavidulus
Yellow Hatpins
Symphyotrichum adnatum
Scaleleaf Aster (not on FWC list, likely)
Tiedemannia filiformis 
Water Cowbane*
Tillandsia balbisiana 
Spreading Airplant
Tillandsia bartramii
Bartram’s Airplant
Tillandsia fasciculata
Cardinal Airplant
Triadenum virginicum V
irginia Marsh St. John’s Wort
Typha latifolia Common Cattail
Verbena scabra
Sandpaper Vervain (not on FWC list, likely)
Vittaria lineata
Shoestring Fern
Xyris fimbriata
Fringed Yellow-eyed Grass
Xyris platylepis Tall Yellow-Eyed Grass*
Zanthoxylum fagara Wild Lime (not on FWC list, possible)

Matelea floridana Florida Milkvine (not on FWC list)
Mitreola sessilifolia
Swamp Hornpod (not on FWC list)
Oldenlandia uniflora
Clustered Mille Graines
Oplismenus hirtellus
Woodsgrass
Opuntia stricta
Shell Mound Pricklypear
Osmunda regalis spectabilis
American Royal Fern
Oxypolis filiformis
Water Cowbane
Palafoxia integrifolia
Coastalplain Palafox
Panicum verrucosum
Warty Panicgrass
Passiflora lutea
Yellow Passionflower (not on FWC list, unlikely)
Passiflora suberosa 
Corkstem Passionflower (not on FWC list, likely)
Peltandra virginica
Green Arrow Arum
Penstemon multiflorus
White or Manyflowered Beardtongue
Pinguicula caerulea Blue Butterwort (not on FWC list, likely, Threatened)
Pinguicula lutea Yellow Butterwort (not on FWC list, likely, Threatened)
Pluchea foetida 
Stinking Camphorweed*
Physostegia leptophylla
Slenderleaf False Dragonhead (not on FWC list)
Pithecellobium unguis-cati
Catclaw Blackbead (not on FWC list, unlikely)
Polygonella robusta
Sandhill Wireweed (endemic)
Polygonella basiramia Hairy Jointweed* (endemic)
Polygonella gracilis Tall Jointweed
Quercus chapmanii Chapman’s Oak
Quercus geminata
Sand Live Oak
Quercus minima
Dwarf Live Oak
Rhexia alifanus
Savannah Meadowbeauty (not on FWC list)
Rhexia cubensis
West Indian Meadowbeauty (not on FWC list)
Rhexia lutea
Yellow Meadowbeauty (not on FWC list, unlikely)
Rhexia virginica
Handsome Harry(not on FWC list, unlikely)
Rhynchospora fascicularis
Fascicled Beaksedge
Rhynchospora inundata
Narrowfruit Horned Beaksedge
Ruellia caroliniensis
Carolina Wild Petunia (not on FWC list)
Rubus argutus
Sawtooth Blackberry
Sagittaria lancifolia
Lanceleaf Arrowhead
Schwalbea americana
American Chaffseed (not on FWC list)
Scoparia dulcis
Licorice Weed*
Setaria magna
Giant Bristlegrass
Sida acuta
Spinyhead Sida (not on FWC list, very likely)
Sisyrinchium nashii Nash's Blue-Eyed Grass (not on FWC list, likely)
Sisyrinchium rosulatum Annual Blue-Eyed Grass (not on FWC list, likely)
Sisyrinchium xerophyllum Jeweled Blue-Eyed Grass (not on FWC list, likely)
Smilax glauca Cat Greenbriar (not on FWC list)
Smilax rotundifolia
Roundleaf Greenbriar (not on FWC List, unlikely)
Smilax pumila
Sarsparilla vine
Smilax smallii
Jackson vine (not on FWC list, unlikely)
Smilax tamnoides
Bristly Greenbriar (not on FWC list)
Smilax walteri
Coral Greenbriar (not on FWC list)
Spigelia loganoides 
Florida Pinkroot (not on FWC list, unlikely)
Stachytarpheta jamaicensis 
Blue porterweed (not on FWC list, likely)
Stylodon carneus
Carolina Vervain (not on FWC list, likely)
Syngonanthus flavidulus
Yellow Hatpins
Symphyotrichum adnatum
Scaleleaf Aster (not on FWC list, likely)
Tiedemannia filiformis 
Water Cowbane*
Tillandsia balbisiana 
Spreading Airplant
Tillandsia bartramii
Bartram’s Airplant
Tillandsia fasciculata
Cardinal Airplant
Triadenum virginicum V
irginia Marsh St. John’s Wort
Typha latifolia Common Cattail
Verbena scabra
Sandpaper Vervain (not on FWC list, likely)
Vittaria lineata
Shoestring Fern
Xyris fimbriata
Fringed Yellow-eyed Grass
Xyris platylepis Tall Yellow-Eyed Grass*
Zanthoxylum fagara Wild Lime (not on FWC list, possible)


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