Species Details

Carex lenticularis var. limnophila

lagoon sedge

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Scientific Name:
Carex lenticularis Michx. var. limnophila (Holm) Cronq.
Common Name:
lagoon sedge
Family: Cyperaceae
Element Code: PMCYP037A7
USDA Plants Symbol: CALEL2
Synonyms/Other Names:
CA Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2
Fed List: None
State List: None
Global Rank: G5T5
State Rank:
S1
Other Status:
CRPR Changes:
changed from 2.2 to 2B.2 on 2004-11-22
Add Date: 2005-01-01
Date Edited: 2021-10-04
Lifeform: perennial herb
Blooming Period: Jun-Aug
Elevation:
0 - 6 meters
0 - 20 feet
General Habitat:
  • Bogs and fens
  • Marshes and swamps
  • North Coast coniferous forest
General Micro Habitat: shores, beaches
Micro Habitat:
  • Gravelly (often)
Notes:
Disjunct specimen (Collette #22 DAV) collected from Knight's Landing in Yolo Co. needs verification. See American Journal of Science (Ser. 4) 17:307 (1904) for original description, and Vascular Plants of the Pacific Northwest 1:279 (1969) for revised nomenclature.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
Total Occurrences: 4
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
0 0 0 0 0 4
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 4
Recent <=20 Years 0
Presence:
Presumed Extant 4
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
Alaska (AK), California (CA), Oregon (OR), Washington (WA)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Del Norte (DNT), Humboldt (HUM), Mendocino (MEN)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Crescent City (4112472), Noyo Hill (3912346), Orick (4112431), Rodgers Peak (4112421), Sister Rocks (4112462), Trinidad (4112412)
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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