Species Details

Hoita strobilina

Loma Prieta hoita

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Scientific Name:
Hoita strobilina (H. & A.) Rydb.
Common Name:
Loma Prieta hoita
Family: Fabaceae
Element Code: PDFAB5Z030
USDA Plants Symbol: HOST3
Synonyms/Other Names:
Lifeform: perennial herb
Blooming Period: May-Jul(Aug-Oct)
Elevation:
30 - 860 meters
100 - 2820 feet
General Habitat:
  • Chaparral
  • Cismontane woodland
  • Riparian woodland
General Micro Habitat: usually serpentinite, mesic
Micro Habitat:
Notes:
Threatened by urbanization. Possibly threatened by feral pigs and foot traffic. See North American Flora 24:11 (1919) for revised nomenclature, and Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 61:1-114 (1990) for taxonomic treatment.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
References:
Total Occurrences: 34
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
9 11 9 0 1 4
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 5
Recent <=20 Years 29
Presence:
Presumed Extant 33
Possibly Extirpated 1
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Alameda (ALA)*, Contra Costa (CCA), Santa Clara (SCL)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Castle Rock Ridge (3712221), Cedar Mtn. (3712155), Chittenden (3612185), Cupertino (3712231), Gilroy (3712115), Hayward (3712261), Las Trampas Ridge (3712271), Loma Prieta (3712117), Los Gatos (3712128), Morgan Hill (3712126), Mt. Madonna (3712116), Oakland East (3712272), Richmond (3712283), San Leandro (3712262), Santa Teresa Hills (3712127)
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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