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Boechera dentata (Short's rockcress)

Synonyms: Arabis dentata; Arabis perstellata var. shortii; Arabis shortii; Boechera shortii; Iodanthus dentatus; Shortia dentata; Sisymbrium dentatum


Lifespan [1]  Biennial/Perennial
Structure [1]  Herb

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Hist. Park National Historical Park V 19586 Maryland, District of Columbia, United States
Point Pelee National Park II 5764 Ontario, Canada


Pollinated by 
Agapostemon radiatus <Unverified Name>[2]
Agapostemon texanus[3]
Andrena carlini (Mining bee)[2]
Andrena geranii[2]
Andrena nasonii[2]
Anoplius virginiensis[3]
Apis mellifera (honey bee)[2]
Archytas analis[3]
Augochlora viridula <Unverified Name>[2]
Bombias separatus <Unverified Name>[2]
Bombus impatiens[2]
Bombylius major (Bee fly)[2]
Ceratina dupla (Little carpenter bee)[2]
Chloralictus caeruleus <Unverified Name>[2]
Chloralictus obscurus <Unverified Name>[2]
Chloralictus sparsus <Unverified Name>[2]
Chloralictus tegularis <Unverified Name>[2]
Chloralictus versatus <Unverified Name>[2]
Chloralictus zephyrus <Unverified Name>[2]
Curtisapis coriacea <Unverified Name>[2]
Empis humilis <Unverified Name>[2]
Empis nuda[2]
Empis pudica[2]
Eupeodes americanus (American hover fly)[2]
Evylaeus foxii <Unverified Name>[2]
Evylaeus pectoralis <Unverified Name>[2]
Gnathias cuneatus <Unverified Name>[2]
Gnathias ovatus <Unverified Name>[2]
Gnathias xanthoparius <Unverified Name>[2]
Gonia sequax[3]
Halictus lerouxii[2]
Leionotus foraminatus <Unverified Name>[2]
Mesogramma geminata <Unverified Name>[2]
Onthophagus pennsylvanicus[3]
Opandrena cressonii <Unverified Name>[2]
Opandrena miserabilis <Unverified Name>[2]
Opandrena personata <Unverified Name>[2]
Osmia atriventris (Maine blueberry bee)[2]
Osmia pumila[2]
Oxystoglossa confusa <Unverified Name>[2]
Oxystoglossa pura <Unverified Name>[2]
Oxystoglossa similis <Unverified Name>[2]
Pentaria trifasciata[3]
Phasia aldrichii[3]
Prosopis sayi <Unverified Name>[2]
Proteraner ranunculi <Unverified Name>[2]
Sapyga centrata <Unverified Name>[2]
Sarcophaga sinuata[3]
Seladonia fasciata <Unverified Name>[2]
Siphona geniculata[2]
Spallanzania hesperidarum[3]
Syrphus ribesii (Summer Fly)[2]
Syrphus torvus[2]
Tetralonia belfragei <Unverified Name>[2]
Trogus vulpinus[3]
Xanthidium luteolum <Unverified Name>[2]
Zaodontomerus calcaratus <Unverified Name>[2]




Attributes / relations provided by
1USDA Plants Database, U. S. Department of Agriculture
2Robertson, C. Flowers and insects lists of visitors of four hundred and fifty three flowers. 1929. The Science Press Printing Company Lancaster, PA.
3Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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