Species Details

Piperia leptopetala

narrow-petaled rein orchid

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Scientific Name:
Piperia leptopetala Rydb.
Common Name:
narrow-petaled rein orchid
Family: Orchidaceae
Element Code: PMORC1X100
USDA Plants Symbol: PILE3
Synonyms/Other Names:
Lifeform: perennial herb
Blooming Period: May-Jul
Elevation:
380 - 2225 meters
1245 - 7300 feet
General Habitat:
  • Cismontane woodland
  • Lower montane coniferous forest
  • Upper montane coniferous forest
General Micro Habitat:
Micro Habitat:
Notes:
Threatened b vegetation/fuels management. See Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 28:270 (1901) for original description, and The Wild Orchids of California, p. 124-125 (1995) by R. Coleman for species account.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
References:
Total Occurrences: 0
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
0 0 0 0 0 0
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 0
Recent <=20 Years 0
Presence:
Presumed Extant 0
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Colusa (COL), Lake (LAK), Orange (ORA), Placer (PLA), Plumas (PLU), San Bernardino (SBD), San Diego (SDG), San Luis Obispo (SLO), Sonoma (SON)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Barrett Lake (3211666), Bunker Hill (3912014), Cazadero (3812351), Cypress Mountain (3512058), Fort Ross (3812352), Harrison Mtn. (3411722), Jericho Valley (3812274), Mesa Grande (3311627), Quincy (3912088), Salt Canyon (3912213), Santa Ysabel (3311616), Santiago Peak (3311765), Viejas Mountain (3211676), Warm Springs Dam (3812361), Yucaipa (3411711)
Notes:
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.

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Presumed Extant
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