Species Details

Silene bolanderi

Bolander's catchfly

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Scientific Name:
Silene bolanderi A. Gray
Common Name:
Bolander's catchfly
Family: Caryophyllaceae
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Lifeform: perennial herb
Blooming Period: May-Jun
Elevation:
420 - 1150 meters
1380 - 3775 feet
General Habitat:
  • Chaparral (edges)
  • Cismontane woodland
  • Lower montane coniferous forest
  • Meadows and seeps
  • North Coast coniferous forest
General Micro Habitat: Usually grassy openings, sometimes dry rocky slopes, canyons, or roadsides
Micro Habitat:
  • Openings (usually)
  • Roadsides (sometimes)
  • Rocky (sometimes)
  • Serpentinite (sometimes)
Notes:

Potentially threatened by agricultural conversion, road construction and maintenance, grazing and trampling by livestock, and severe wildfires. See Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 7: 327–401 (1867) for original description and Madroño 66(4): 176-193 (2019) for revised taxonomy.

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Total Occurrences: 0
Element Occurrence Ranks:
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Historical >20 Years 0
Recent <=20 Years 0
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Presumed Extant 0
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
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* 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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