Species Details

Arctostaphylos regismontana

Kings Mountain manzanita

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Scientific Name:
Arctostaphylos regismontana Eastw.
Common Name:
Kings Mountain manzanita
Family: Ericaceae
Element Code: PDERI041C0
USDA Plants Symbol: ARRE7
Synonyms/Other Names:
Lifeform: perennial evergreen shrub
Blooming Period: Dec-Apr
Elevation:
305 - 730 meters
1000 - 2395 feet
General Habitat:
  • Broadleafed upland forest
  • Chaparral
  • North Coast coniferous forest
General Micro Habitat:
Micro Habitat:
  • Granitic
  • Sandstone
Notes:
Plants north of Big Basin in SCR Co. (408B) look intermediate; identification uncertain. Threatened by urbanization. Not regenerating well. See Leaflets of Western Botany 1:77 (1933) for original description.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
References:
Total Occurrences: 17
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
1 3 3 3 0 7
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 5
Recent <=20 Years 12
Presence:
Presumed Extant 17
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
San Mateo (SMT), Santa Clara (SCL), Santa Cruz (SCR)?
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Big Basin (3712222)?, La Honda (3712233), Mindego Hill (3712232), Montara Mountain (3712254), San Mateo (3712253), Woodside (3712243)
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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