Species Details

Eriogonum crocatum

conejo buckwheat

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Scientific Name:
Eriogonum crocatum A. Davids.
Common Name:
conejo buckwheat
Family: Polygonaceae
Element Code: PDPGN081G0
USDA Plants Symbol: ERCR3
Synonyms/Other Names:
Lifeform: perennial herb
Blooming Period: Apr-Jul
Elevation:
50 - 580 meters
165 - 1905 feet
General Habitat:
  • Chaparral
  • Coastal scrub
  • Valley and foothill grassland
General Micro Habitat: Conejo volcanic outcrops, rocky
Micro Habitat:
Notes:
Known from fewer than twenty occurrences. Potentially threatened by development. See Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 23:17 (1924) for original description, and Phytologia 66(4):338-339 (1989) for taxonomic treatment.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
References:
Total Occurrences: 13
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
1 7 1 0 0 4
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 6
Recent <=20 Years 7
Presence:
Presumed Extant 13
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Kern (KRN), Los Angeles (LAX), Ventura (VEN)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Camarillo (3411921), Lake Isabella South (3511854), Newbury Park (3411828), Point Dume (3411817), Thousand Oaks (3411827), Triunfo Pass (3411818)
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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