Species Details

Boechera serpenticola

serpentine rockcress

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Photo of Boechera serpenticola
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Photo of Boechera serpenticola
©2019 Steve Matson
Photo of Boechera serpenticola
©2019 Steve Matson
Scientific Name:
Boechera serpenticola Windham & Al-Shehbaz
Common Name:
serpentine rockcress
Family: Brassicaceae
Element Code: PDBRA40110
USDA Plants Symbol:
Synonyms/Other Names:
Lifeform: perennial herb
Blooming Period: Mar-Jun
Elevation:
790 - 2100 meters
2590 - 6890 feet
General Habitat:
  • Lower montane coniferous forest
  • Upper montane coniferous forest
General Micro Habitat: Serpentinite ridges
Micro Habitat:
  • Serpentinite
  • Talus
Notes:
Known only from Bully Choop Mtn. and North Fork Trinity River. Similar to B. subpinnatifida. See Harvard Papers in Botany 11(1):61-88 (2006) for original description.
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 2
Recent <=20 Years 2
Presence:
Presumed Extant 4
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Shasta (SHA), Tehama (TEH), Trinity (TRI)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Bully Choop Mtn. (4012257), Dubakella Mtn. (4012342), Hall Ridge (3912276), Mumbo Basin (4112225), Smoky Creek (4012332), Thurston Peaks (4012382), Wildwood (4012341)
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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