Species Details

Funastrum crispum

wavyleaf twinvine

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© 2016 Keir Morse
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© 2016 Keir Morse
Scientific Name:
Funastrum crispum (Benth.) Schltr.
Common Name:
wavyleaf twinvine
Family: Apocynaceae
Element Code: PDASC0F020
USDA Plants Symbol: FUCR
Synonyms/Other Names:
Lifeform: perennial herb
Blooming Period: May-Aug
Elevation:
1165 - 1840 meters
3820 - 6035 feet
General Habitat:
  • Chaparral
  • Pinyon and juniper woodland
General Micro Habitat:
Micro Habitat:
Notes:
Discovered in CA in 2006 by Jordan Zylstra. Potentially threatened by development. Possibly threatened by recreational activities and vehicles. See Plantas Hartwegianas imprimis Mexicanas 291 (1849) for original description, and Repertorium Specierum Novarum Regni Vegetabilis 13(363/367):284 (1914) for revised nomenclature.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
Total Occurrences: 5
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
0 0 1 0 0 4
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 0
Recent <=20 Years 5
Presence:
Presumed Extant 5
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
Arizona (AZ), Baja California (BA), California (CA), Colorado (CO), New Mexico (NM), Oklahoma (OK), Sonora, Mexico (SO), Texas (TX)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Riverside (RIV)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Martinez Mtn. (3311653), Toro Peak (3311654)
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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