Species Details

Spergularia macrotheca var. longistyla

long-styled sand-spurrey

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Scientific Name:
Spergularia macrotheca (Hornem. ex Cham. & Schltdl.) Heynh. var. longistyla Rossbach
Common Name:
long-styled sand-spurrey
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Element Code: PDCAR0W062
USDA Plants Symbol: SPMAL2
Synonyms/Other Names:
Lifeform: perennial herb
Blooming Period: Feb-May
Elevation:
0 - 255 meters
0 - 835 feet
General Habitat:
  • Meadows and seeps
  • Marshes and swamps
General Micro Habitat:
Micro Habitat:
  • Alkaline
Notes:
Threatened by development, habitat alteration, agriculture, and hydrological alterations. Possibly threatened by competition and non-native plants. See Rhodora 42(495):70-79 (1940) for original description.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
Total Occurrences: 22
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
1 1 0 0 1 19
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 15
Recent <=20 Years 7
Presence:
Presumed Extant 21
Possibly Extirpated 1
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Alameda (ALA), Contra Costa (CCA), Napa (NAP), Solano (SOL)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Altamont (3712166), Benicia (3812212), Briones Valley (3712282), Byron Hot Springs (3712176), Calistoga (3812255), Clifton Court Forebay (3712175), Denverton (3812128), Fairfield South (3812221), Livermore (3712167), Midway (3712165), Newark (3712251), Niles (3712158), Richmond (3712283), San Leandro (3712262), San Quentin (3712284), Tassajara (3712177), Vine Hill (3812211)
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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