Species Details

Fritillaria pinetorum

pine fritillary

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Photo of Fritillaria pinetorum
© 2008 Steve Matson
Photo of Fritillaria pinetorum
© 2019 Neal Kramer
Photo of Fritillaria pinetorum
© 2008 Steve Matson
Scientific Name:
Fritillaria pinetorum A. Davids.
Common Name:
pine fritillary
Family: Liliaceae
Element Code: PMLIL0V0E0
USDA Plants Symbol: FRPI
Synonyms/Other Names:
Lifeform: perennial bulbiferous herb
Blooming Period: May-Jul(Sep)
1735 - 3300 meters
5695 - 10825 feet
General Habitats:
  • Chaparral
  • Lower montane coniferous forest
  • Pinyon and juniper woodland
  • Subalpine coniferous forest
  • Upper montane coniferous forest
Microhabitat Details:
  • Granitic (sometimes)
  • Metamorphic (sometimes)
Possibly threatened by wind energy development, logging, and vehicles. Does plant occur in ALP Co.? Can be confused with F. atropurpurea. See Muhlenbergia 4:67 (1908) for original description.
Total Occurrences: 0
Element Occurrence Ranks:
0 0 0 0 0 0
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 0
Recent <=20 Years 0
Presumed Extant 0
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Alpine (ALP)?, Inyo (INY), Kern (KRN), Los Angeles (LAX), Mono (MNO), San Bernardino (SBD), Tulare (TUL), Tuolumne (TUO), Ventura (VEN)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Alamo Mountain (3411868), Alta Sierra (3511865), Big Bear City (3411637), Big Bear Lake (3411628), Bloody Mtn. (3711858), Breckenridge Mtn. (3511845), Casa Vieja Meadows (3611823), Claraville (3511843), Convict Lake (3711857), Crag Peak (3611812), Crystal Crag (3711951), Crystal Lake (3411737), Cucamonga Peak (3411725), Cummings Mtn. (3511815), Emerald Mtn. (3511833), Fawnskin (3411638), Freel Peak (3811978), Harrison Mtn. (3411722), Johnsondale (3511885), June Lake (3711971), Kearsarge Peak (3611873), Lake Isabella South (3511854), Liebre Twins (3411885), Lockwood Valley (3411961), Mammoth Mtn. (3711961), Mescal Creek (3411746), Monolith (3511813), Moonridge (3411627), Moses Mtn. (3611836), Mount Dana (3711982), Mount San Antonio (3411736), Olancha (3611831), Old Mammoth (3711868), Onyx Peak (3411626), Owens Peak (3511768), Piute Peak (3511844), Reyes Peak (3411963), Sawmill Mountain (3411972), Sentinel Peak (3611815), Split Mtn. (3711814), Tehachapi North (3511824), Tehachapi South (3511814), Telegraph Peak (3411735), Tobias Peak (3511875), Tungsten Hills (3711835), Walker Pass (3511861)
Definitions of codes following a county and/or quad:
* Presumed extirpated
(?) Occurrence confirmed, but possibly extirpated
Quad and county data is imported from the CNDDB. Species may be present in other areas where conditions are favorable. These data should NOT be substituted for pre-project review or for on-site surveys.
Presumed Extant
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