Species Details

Silene hookeri

Hooker's catchfly

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Scientific Name:
Silene hookeri Nutt.
Common Name:
Hooker's catchfly
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Element Code: PDCAR0U0R0
USDA Plants Symbol: SIHO
Synonyms/Other Names:
Lifeform: perennial herb
Blooming Period: (Mar)May-Jul
Elevation:
150 - 1260 meters
490 - 4135 feet
General Habitat:
  • Chaparral
  • Cismontane woodland
  • Lower montane coniferous forest
General Micro Habitat: Often in grassy openings. Sometimes on rocky slopes.
Micro Habitat:
  • Openings (often)
  • Rocky (sometimes)
  • Serpentinite (sometimes)
Notes:

Potentially threatened by logging. Possibly threatened by vegetation/fuels management. See A Flora of North America 1(2): 193 (1838) for original description, and MadroƱo 66(4): 176-193 (2019) for revised taxonomy.

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References:
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:
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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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