New York Natural Heritage Program
Ohio Goldenrod
Oligoneuron ohioense (Frank ex Riddell) G.N. Jones
Dicots
Solidago ohioensis Troy Weldy
Family: Aster Family (Asteraceae)

State Protection: Threatened
listed species are those with: 1) 6 to fewer than 20 extant sites, or 2) 1,000 to fewer than 3,000 individuals, or 3) restricted to not less than 4 or more than 7 U.S.G.S. 7 minute topographical maps, or 4) listed as threatened by U.S. Department of Interior.

Federal Protection: Not Listed

State Rarity Rank: S2
A State Rarity Rank of S2 means: This plant is threatened/imperiled in New York because of rarity (typically 6-20 populations or few remaining individuals) or is vulnerable to extirpation from New York due to biological factors.

Global Rarity Rank: G4
A Global Rarity Rank of G4 means: This species is apparently secure globally (typically with more than 100+ populations), though it may be quite rare in parts of its range, especially at the periphery.


Did you know?
The common and scientific name refer to the state of Ohio where this species is a dominant in prairie fens.

State Ranking Justification [-]
This species is at the eastern edge of its range in New York and the habitat it prefers is rather limited in New York. There are a total of 11 known extant populations. Eleven populations have not been seen in over 55 years and are considered historical. There are 3 populations which are believed extirpated.

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