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Nyssa sylvatica
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Nyssa sylvatica

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Nyssa sylvatica, Sour Gum Black Gum
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Nyssa sylvatica, Sour Gum Black Gum
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Nyssa sylvatica
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Nyssa sylvatica
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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Arthoniaceae  Arthonia rubella @ GAL (1)
Collemataceae  Leptogium corticola @ GAL (1)

Leptogium cyanescens @ GAL (1)

Leptogium dactylinum @ GAL (1)
Diaspididae  Aspidiotus diffinis @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Aspidiotus @ MEMU_ENT (2)

Diaspidiotus perniciosus @ MEMU_ENT (5)
Gomphillaceae  Gyalideopsis buckii @ GAL (1)
Lecanoraceae  Pyrrhospora varians @ GAL (1)
Lobariaceae  Lobaria ravenelii @ GAL (1)
Parmeliaceae  Myelochroa aurulenta @ GAL (1)
Pertusariaceae  Pertusaria paratuberculifera @ GAL (2)
Physciaceae  Heterodermia casarettiana @ GAL (1)

Pyxine sorediata @ GAL (1)
Pilocarpaceae  Byssoloma leucoblepharum @ GAL (1)
Pseudococcidae  Dysmicoccus brevipes @ MEMU_ENT (13)
Ramalinaceae  Bacidia schweinitzii @ GAL (1)
Roccellaceae  Bactrospora myriades @ GAL (1)

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Nyssa L.
tupelo

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General Information
Symbol: NYSSA
Group: Dicot
Family: Cornaceae
Duration:  
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : CAN   N
L48   N
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Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Cornales
Family Cornaceae – Dogwood family
Genus Nyssa L. – tupelo

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 5 species of Nyssa . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Nyssa aquatica </i>
L.
Nyssa aquatica
water tupelo Distribution of <i>
Nyssa biflora </i>
Walter
Nyssa biflora
swamp tupelo Distribution of <i>
Nyssa ogeche </i>
W. Bartram ex Marshall
Nyssa ogeche
Ogeechee tupelo Distribution of <i>
Nyssa sylvatica </i>
Marshall
Nyssa sylvatica
blackgum Distribution of <i>
Nyssa ursina </i>
Small
Nyssa ursina
bear tupelo

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Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Yarrow Low Low Low

Cover

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Yarrow

Sources

Yarrow, G.K., and D.T. Yarrow. 1999. Managing wildlife . Sweet Water Press. Birmingham.

Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover
High Average 25-50% of diet Regular source of cover
Low 5-10% of diet Infrequently used as cover
Minor 2-5% of diet Sparsely used as cover
Moderate Average 10-25% of diet Occasional source of cover


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