IFAS Assessment of the Status of Non-Native Plants in Florida's Natural Areas

Infraspecific Taxon Protocol

This document aids in distinguishing infraspecific taxa (e.g., cultivars, varieties, or sub-species) from “resident” species and describes the procedures for applying the Infraspecific Taxon Protocol.

Infraspecific Taxon Protocol PDF (34 KB)

Infraspecific Taxon Protocol Request Form DOC (44 KB)

Infraspecific Taxon Protocol Data Sheets in PDF Format

If you have information regarding whether the recommendations of a particular infraspecific taxon should be the same or different from a resident species that is listed on the IFAS Assessment and would like the IFAS Assessment Team to evaluate the infraspecific taxon, please take a moment to complete the above request form as thoroughly as possible and send it using one of the following methods: http://plants.ifas.ufl.edu/assessment/contact.html. Someone will contact you with the recommendations for the infraspecific taxon before it is posted on the web site.  Please refer to the procedures on the Infraspecific Taxon Protocol located in the above link for details on how this component is administered.

Email: dmlieurance@ufl.edu

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