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Vaccinium erythrocarpum Michx.
Southern mountain cranberry, Bearberry

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Vaccinium erythrocarpum
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Vaccinium erythrocarpum

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Vaccinium erythrocarpum
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Vaccinium erythrocarpum

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Exobasidiaceae  Exobasidium vaccinii @ BPI (2)
Pucciniastraceae  Pucciniastrum myrtilli @ BPI (1)

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Vaccinium erythrocarpum Michx.
southern mountain cranberry

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General Information
Symbol: VAER
Group: Dicot
Family: Ericaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Shrub
Native Status : L48   N
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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: 705. Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society . Scanned by Omnitek Inc . Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
HUER3 Hugeria erythrocarpa (Michx.) Small
OXER Oxycoccus erythrocarpus (Michx.) Pers.

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 Dilleniidae
Order Ericales
Family Ericaceae – Heath family
Genus Vaccinium L. – blueberry
Species Vaccinium erythrocarpum Michx. – southern mountain cranberry

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Wetland Status

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North America
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont FAC

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Wildlife

Food

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Cover

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1. Vaccinium erythrocarpum Michaux, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 227. 1803.

Hugeria erythrocarpa (Michaux) Small; Oxycoccus erectus Pursh

Subspecies 2 (1 in the flora): e United States, se Asia.

Subspecies japonicum (Miquel) Kloet [ V. japonicum Miquel] is disjunct in southeastern Asia (S. P. Vander Kloet and B. A. Bohm 1991).

Lower Taxon

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Vaccinium erythrocarpum ssp. erythrocarpum
Vaccinium erythrocarpum ssp. erythrocarpum
Southern Mountain Cranberry
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3740 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Vaccinium erythrocarpum ssp. erythrocarpum
Vaccinium erythrocarpum ssp. erythrocarpum
Southern Mountain Cranberry
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3741 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Vaccinium erythrocarpum ssp. erythrocarpum
Vaccinium erythrocarpum ssp. erythrocarpum
Southern Mountain Cranberry
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3742 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Vaccinium erythrocarpum ssp. erythrocarpum
Vaccinium erythrocarpum ssp. erythrocarpum
Southern Mountain Cranberry
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3743 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Vaccinium erythrocarpum ssp. erythrocarpum
Vaccinium erythrocarpum ssp. erythrocarpum
Southern Mountain Cranberry
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3744 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Vaccinium erythrocarpum ssp. erythrocarpum
Vaccinium erythrocarpum ssp. erythrocarpum
Southern Mountain Cranberry
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3745 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Vaccinium erythrocarpum ssp. erythrocarpum
Vaccinium erythrocarpum ssp. erythrocarpum
Southern Mountain Cranberry
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3746 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

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