Species Details

Cardamine angulata

seaside bittercress

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Scientific Name:
Cardamine angulata Hook.
Common Name:
seaside bittercress
Family: Brassicaceae
Element Code: PDBRA0K010
USDA Plants Symbol: CAAN5
Synonyms/Other Names:
CA Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2
Fed List: None
State List: None
Global Rank: G4G5
State Rank:
S3
Other Status:
CRPR Changes:
changed from 2B.1 to 2B.2 on 2017-10-06
changed from 2.1 to 2B.1 on 2013-06-12
added to 2.1 on 2012-04-10
Add Date: 2012-04-10
Date Edited: 2021-10-04
Lifeform: perennial herb
Blooming Period: (Jan)Mar-Jul
Elevation:
15 - 915 meters
50 - 3000 feet
General Habitat:
  • Lower montane coniferous forest
  • North Coast coniferous forest
General Micro Habitat: wet areas
Micro Habitat:
  • Streambanks
Notes:
Many occurrences are historical; need field surveys. Possibly threatened by foot traffic, and road maintenance. See Flora Boreali-Americana 1(1):44-45 (1829) for original description.
Threats:


Taxonomy:
Other:
Total Occurrences: 38
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
7 15 5 2 0 9
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 4
Recent <=20 Years 34
Presence:
Presumed Extant 38
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), Marin (MRN), Mendocino (MEN)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Ah Pah Ridge (4112348), Arcata South (4012471), Bolinas (3712286), Childs Hill (4112461), Fern Canyon (4112441), Hales Grove (3912377), High Divide (4112481), Hiouchi (4112471), Holter Ridge (4112338), Klamath Glen (4112358), McWhinney Creek (4012461), Orick (4112431), Requa (4112451), Rodgers Peak (4112421), San Geronimo (3812216), Sister Rocks (4112462), Smith River (4112482)
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