Species Details

Carex livida

livid sedge

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Scientific Name:
Carex livida (Wahl.) Willd.
Common Name:
livid sedge
Family: Cyperaceae
Element Code: PMCYP037L0
USDA Plants Symbol: CALI
Synonyms/Other Names:
CA Rare Plant Rank: 2A
Fed List: None
State List: None
Global Rank: G5
State Rank:
SH
Other Status:
CRPR Changes:
changed from 1A to 2A on 2007-01-03
Add Date: 1974-01-01
Date Edited: 2021-05-26
Lifeform: perennial rhizomatous herb
Blooming Period: Jun
Elevation:
0 - 0 meters
0 - 0 feet
General Habitat:
  • Bogs and fens
General Micro Habitat:
Micro Habitat:
Notes:
Known in CA only from one collection (in 1866) near Mendocino. Field surveys unsuccessful. Extirpated from CA; Sensitive in ID, and endangered in OR.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
Total Occurrences: 1
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
0 0 0 0 1 0
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 1
Recent <=20 Years 0
Presence:
Presumed Extant 0
Possibly Extirpated 1
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
Alaska (AK), California (CA), Colorado (CO), Connecticut (CT), Idaho (ID), Indiana (IN), Maine (ME), Massachusetts (MA), Michigan (MI), Minnesota (MN), Montana (MT), New Hampshire (NH), New Jersey (NJ), New York (NY), Oregon (OR), Utah (UT), Vermont (VT), Washington (WA), Wisconsin (WI), Wyoming (WY)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Mendocino (MEN)*
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Mendocino (3912337)*
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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