Sassafras albidum (Nutt.) Nees

  • Region

    North America

  • Country

    United States of America

  • State/Province

    West Virginia

  • County/Municipio

    Tucker Co.

  • Locality

    Monongahela National Forest. SW of Thomas, along Forest Road 18/West Virginia Country Road 27, on north slope above the North Fork of the Blackwater River

  • Elevation

    Alt. 900 m. (2953 ft.)

  • Coordinates

    39.0983, -79.561

  • Distribution

    Map all specimens of this taxon

The New York Botanical Garden
Flora of North America
Lauraceae
Sassafras albidum (Nutt.) Nees
det. D. E. Atha, 2008
United States of America. West Virginia. Tucker Co.
Monongahela National Forest. SW of Thomas, along Forest
Road 18/West Virginia Country Road 27, on north slope
above the North Fork of the Blackwater River. 39°5'53"N,
79°33'39"W. ca 900m. (Coordinates and elevation from
hand-held gps and digital world map; accurate to within a
radius of ca 50 m).
Tree 5 m tall, the trunk 7 cm diam.
Sample preserved in silica gel at NY.
Daniel Atha & Donald McClelland 6609 09 Aug 2008
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