Species Details

Oreocarya roosiorum

bristlecone cryptantha

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Scientific Name:
Oreocarya roosiorum (Munz) R.B. Kelley, Hasenstab, & M.G. Simpson
Common Name:
bristlecone cryptantha
Family: Boraginaceae
Element Code: PDBOR0A2L0
USDA Plants Symbol:
Synonyms/Other Names:
Lifeform: perennial herb
Blooming Period: Jun-Jul
Elevation:
2440 - 3230 meters
8005 - 10600 feet
General Habitat:
  • Subalpine coniferous forest (carbonate, rocky)
General Micro Habitat:
Micro Habitat:
Notes:
Threatened by vehicles. See Aliso 3:124-125 (1955) for original description, and Systematic Botany 37(3):738-757 (2012) for revised nomenclature.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
References:
Total Occurrences: 6
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
4 0 0 0 0 2
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 1
Recent <=20 Years 5
Presence:
Presumed Extant 6
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Inyo (INY)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Mazourka Peak (3611881)
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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