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Rubus arcticus L.
Arctic blackberry; Nagoon berry; Rubus stellatus

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Associates · map
FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Mycosphaerellaceae  Septoria rubi @ BPI (2)
Peronosporaceae  Peronospora rubi @ BPI (1)
Phragmidiaceae  Gymnoconia interstitialis @ BPI (7)

Gymnoconia peckiana @ BPI (7)

Phragmidium arcticum @ BPI (11)

Phragmidium rubi @ BPI (1)
Pucciniastraceae  Pucciniastrum arcticum @ BPI (10)
Synchytriaceae  Synchytrium cupulatum @ BPI (3)

Synchytrium potentillae @ BPI (4)

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Rubus arcticus L.
arctic raspberry

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General Information
Symbol: RUAR
Group: Dicot
Family: Rosaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
Native Status : AK   N
L48   N
Other Common Names: arctic blackberry
arctic bramble
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   


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©Mary Clay Stensvold. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . United States, AK, S.E. region, Yakutat area. Usage Requirements .

Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 2: 278. Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society . Scanned by Omnitek Inc . Usage Requirements .




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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 Rosales
Family Rosaceae – Rose family
Genus Rubus L. – blackberry
Species Rubus arcticus L. – arctic raspberry

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 3 subspecies of Rubus arcticus . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Rubus arcticus</i>
L. ssp. <i>
(Michx.) Focke
Rubus arcticus ssp. acaulis
dwarf raspberry Distribution of <i>
Rubus arcticus</i>
L. ssp. <i>
arcticus </i>
Rubus arcticus ssp. arcticus
arctic raspberry Distribution of <i>
Rubus arcticus</i>
L. ssp. <i>
(Sm.) B. Boivin
Rubus arcticus ssp. stellatus
arctic raspberry

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Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

Copper River Basin FACU
Interior Alaska Highlands FACU
Interior Alaska Lowlands FACU
North America
Alaska FAC
Arid West FAC
Great Plains FACW
Midwest FACW
Northcentral & Northeast FACW
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast FAC

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Native American Ethnobotany (University of Michigan - Dearborn) (RUAR)
University of Washington Burke Museum (RUAR)



Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Quinlan Low Moderate


Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Quinlan Moderate Moderate


Quinlan, S.E., and S. Cuccarese. 2004. Native Alaskan and exotic plants used by wildlife . Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Anchorage.

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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Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Rubus arcticus%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Rubus arcticus
Rubus arcticus
Nagoon Berry
ID: 1335 3153 0216 0127 [detail]
Dr. Robert T. and Margaret Orr
© 2002 California Academy of Sciences

Rubus arcticus
Rubus arcticus
Nagoon Berry
ID: 6666 6666 0209 0103 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2009 California Academy of Sciences

Rubus arcticus
Rubus arcticus
Nagoon Berry
ID: 6666 6666 0209 0104 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2009 California Academy of Sciences

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