Thomas M. Pullen Herbarium
Friday, September 19, 2014 University of Mississippi | Biology Department
Mississippi Plants Checklist
Populus Species
Each of the following have been documented for the state of Mississippi.
"Accepted Name" is the scientific name currently used in the USDA Plants Database.
Click on the Accepted Name to search the Pullen Herbarium Specimen Database.

Accepted Name: Populus alba L.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Populus deltoides Bartr. ex Marsh.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Populus deltoides Bartr. ex Marsh. ssp. deltoides
Source: John Kartesz. Personal communication. Often used to indicate the likely expression of a species within a state or province.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Populus heterophylla L.
Source: Duncan, W.H. and M.B. Duncan. 1988. Trees of the Southeastern United States. The University of Georgia Press, Athens.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Populus nigra L.
Source: Radford, A. et al, eds. Vascular Flora of the Southeastern United States. A series of unpublished manuscripts by various authors.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Populus ×canescens (Ait.) Sm. (pro sp.)
Source: Radford, A. et al, eds. Vascular Flora of the Southeastern United States. A series of unpublished manuscripts by various authors.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

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