Species Details

Gentiana plurisetosa

Klamath gentian

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©2011 Kjirsten Wayman
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© 2011 Kjirsten Wayman
Scientific Name:
Gentiana plurisetosa C. Mason
Common Name:
Klamath gentian
Family: Gentianaceae
Element Code: PDGEN060V0
USDA Plants Symbol: GEPL6
Synonyms/Other Names:
CA Rare Plant Rank: 1B.3
Fed List: None
State List: None
Global Rank: G2G3
State Rank:
S2
Other Status:
CRPR Changes:
changed from 4.3 to 1B.3 on 2006-07-14
Add Date: 1994-01-01
Date Edited: 2022-03-01
Lifeform: perennial herb
Blooming Period: Jul-Sep
Elevation:
1200 - 1900 meters
3935 - 6235 feet
General Habitat:
  • Lower montane coniferous forest
  • Meadows and seeps
  • Upper montane coniferous forest
General Micro Habitat:
Micro Habitat:
  • Mesic
Notes:
Endangered in OR.
Threats:
Taxonomy:

See Revised Nomenclature below for information on the formerly confused G.setigera.

Other:
Total Occurrences: 22
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
6 1 0 0 0 15
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 12
Recent <=20 Years 10
Presence:
Presumed Extant 22
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA), Oregon (OR)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Humboldt (HUM), Siskiyou (SIS), Trinity (TRI)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Boulder Peak (4112351), English Peak (4112342), Salmon Mtn. (4112324), Somes Bar (4112344), Trinity Mtn. (4112314), Ukonom Lake (4112353), Ukonom Mtn. (4112354)
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
CNPS Status Review: Proposed change from CRPR 4.3 to 1B.3, G2G3 / S2 (2006)
Original Description: MadroƱo 37(4):289-292 (1990)
Revised Nomenclature: MadroƱo 36(1):49-50 (1989)
Species Account: Gentiana plurisetosa profile for potential Species of Conservation Concern evaluation (2018)