Species Details

Claytonia obovata

Rydberg's spring beauty

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Photo of Claytonia obovata
©2015 John Doyen
Photo of Claytonia obovata
©2017 Dana York
Scientific Name:
Claytonia obovata Rydberg
Common Name:
Rydberg's spring beauty
Family: Montiaceae
Element Code: PDPOR03150
USDA Plants Symbol:
Synonyms/Other Names:
Lifeform: perennial herb
Blooming Period: (Mar-Apr)May-Jun(Jul)
Elevation:
1385 - 2835 meters
4545 - 9300 feet
General Habitat:
  • Subalpine coniferous forest
General Micro Habitat:
Micro Habitat:
  • Openings (usually)
  • Rocky
  • Talus
Notes:

See North American Flora 21(4):299 (1932) for original description, and Systematic Botany 42(2):283-300 (2017) for taxonomic treatment.

Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
Total Occurrences: 0
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
0 0 0 0 0 0
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 0
Recent <=20 Years 0
Presence:
Presumed Extant 0
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA), Oregon (OR)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Humboldt (HUM), Lake (LAK), Mendocino (MEN), Siskiyou (SIS), Tehama (TEH), Trinity (TRI), Tuolumne (TUO)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Cecil Lake (4112312), Hull Mountain (3912258), Leech Lake Mtn. (3912381), Mendocino Pass (3912278), Mount Eddy (4112234), Salmon Mtn. (4112324), Scott Mountain (4112236), South China Mtn. (4112235), Strawberry (3812021), Tangle Blue Lake (4112226), Weed (4112244), Yreka (4112266)
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