Species Details

Castilleja gleasoni

Mt. Gleason paintbrush

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Scientific Name:
Castilleja gleasoni Elmer
Common Name:
Mt. Gleason paintbrush
Family: Orobanchaceae
Element Code: PDSCR0D140
USDA Plants Symbol:
Synonyms/Other Names:
CA Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2
Fed List: None
State List: CR (1982-07-01)
Global Rank: G2
State Rank:
S2
Other Status: SB_CalBG/RSABG; USFS_S
CRPR Changes:
Add Date: 1974-01-01
Date Edited: 2021-10-04
Lifeform: perennial herb (hemiparasitic)
Blooming Period: May-Jun(Sep)
Elevation:
1160 - 2170 meters
3805 - 7120 feet
General Habitat:
  • Chaparral
  • Lower montane coniferous forest
  • Pinyon and juniper woodland
General Micro Habitat:
Micro Habitat:
  • Granitic
Notes:
Threatened by proximity to campgrounds, fuelwood cutting, recreational activities, vehicles, and road maintenance. See C. pruinosa in The Jepson Manual (1993). Angeles NF has adopted species management guidelines. See Botanical Gazette 39:51 (1905) for original description.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
References:
Total Occurrences: 33
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
1 6 3 0 0 23
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 7
Recent <=20 Years 26
Presence:
Presumed Extant 33
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Los Angeles (LAX)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Acton (3411842), Chilao Flat (3411831), Condor Peak (3411832), Glendora (3411727), Liebre Mtn. (3411866), Pacifico Mountain (3411841), Waterman Mtn. (3411738)
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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