Species Details

Pinus contorta ssp. bolanderi

Bolander's beach pine

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Scientific Name:
Pinus contorta Loud. ssp. bolanderi (Parl.) Vasey
Common Name:
Bolander's beach pine
Family: Pinaceae
Element Code: PGPIN04081
USDA Plants Symbol:
Synonyms/Other Names:
Lifeform: perennial evergreen tree
Blooming Period:
Elevation:
75 - 250 meters
245 - 820 feet
General Habitat:
  • Closed-cone coniferous forest (podzol-like soil)
General Micro Habitat:
Micro Habitat:
Notes:
Known only from the white sand pine barrens along the Mendocino coast. Threatened by development and vehicles.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
References:
Total Occurrences: 28
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
3 4 4 4 1 12
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 26
Recent <=20 Years 2
Presence:
Presumed Extant 27
Possibly Extirpated 1
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Mendocino (MEN)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Albion (3912327), Elk (3912326), Fort Bragg (3912347), Mathison Peak (3912336), Mendocino (3912337), Noyo Hill (3912346)
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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