Species Details

Castilleja montigena

Heckard's paintbrush

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Lifeform: perennial herb (hemiparasitic)
Blooming Period: May-Aug
Elevation:
1950 - 2800 meters
6400 - 9185 feet
General Habitat:
  • Lower montane coniferous forest
  • Pinyon and juniper woodland
  • Upper montane coniferous forest
General Micro Habitat:
Micro Habitat:
Notes:
Presumed to be a stabilized species of hybrid origin, with C. applegatei ssp. martinii and C. chromosa as parents; see the former in The Jepson Manual (1993). See Systematic Botany 5(1):71-85 (1980) for discussion of origin and taxonomy.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
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)
San Bernardino (SBD)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Big Bear City (3411637), Big Bear Lake (3411628), Fawnskin (3411638), Forest Falls (3411618), Keller Peak (3411721), Moonridge (3411627), Onyx Peak (3411626), San Gorgonio Mtn. (3411617), Twentynine Palms (3411621)
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
Counties   Quads