Species Details

Castilleja elata

Siskiyou paintbrush

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Photo of Castilleja elata
© 2021 Scot Loring
CA Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2
Fed List: None
State List: None
Global Rank: G3
State Rank:
S2S3
Other Status:
CRPR Changes:
changed from 2.2 to 2B.2 on 2013-06-12
Add Date: 1980-01-01
Date Edited: 2021-10-04
Lifeform: perennial herb (hemiparasitic)
Blooming Period: May-Aug
Elevation:
0 - 1750 meters
0 - 5740 feet
General Habitat:
  • Bogs and fens
  • Lower montane coniferous forest (seeps)
General Micro Habitat:
Micro Habitat:
  • Serpentinite (often)
Notes:
Some specimens confused with C. miniata ssp. miniata. See C. miniata ssp. elata in TJM 2.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
Total Occurrences: 36
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
0 1 0 0 0 35
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 35
Recent <=20 Years 1
Presence:
Presumed Extant 36
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA), Oregon (OR)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Del Norte (DNT), Siskiyou (SIS)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Chimney Rock (4112356), Devils Punchbowl (4112376), Gasquet (4112378), High Divide (4112481), High Plateau Mtn. (4112388), Hiouchi (4112471), Hurdygurdy Butte (4112377), Polar Bear Mtn. (4112385), Preston Peak (4112375), Shelly Creek Ridge (4112387)
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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