Species Details

Silene hookeri

Hooker's catchfly

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Photo of Silene hookeri
©2014 John Doyen
Photo of Silene hookeri
©2016 Keir Morse
Scientific Name:
Silene hookeri Nutt.
Common Name:
Hooker's catchfly
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Element Code: PDCAR0U2M0
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.
Micro Habitat:
  • Openings (often)
  • Rocky (sometimes)
  • Serpentinite (sometimes)
  • Slopes (sometimes)
Notes:


Threats:

Potentially threatened by logging. Possibly threatened by vegetation/fuels management.

Taxonomy:
Other:
Total Occurrences: 31
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
0 0 0 0 0 31
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 9
Recent <=20 Years 22
Presence:
Presumed Extant 31
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), Humboldt (HUM), Mendocino (MEN), Siskiyou (SIS), Trinity (TRI)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Carberry Creek (4212312), Takilma (4212315), Bark Shanty Gulch (4112345), Broken Rib Mtn. (4112386), Brushy Mtn. (3912352), Clear Creek (4112364), Dillon Mtn. (4112355), Dubakella Mtn. (4012342), Forest Glen (4012333), Gasquet (4112378), Hiouchi (4112471), Huckleberry Mtn. (4112363), Jamison Ridge (3912362), Naufus Creek (4012343), Orleans (4112335), Polar Bear Mtn. (4112385), Somes Bar (4112344), Thompson Peak (4112311), Youngs Peak (4112323)
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