Species Details

Brodiaea matsonii

Sulphur Creek brodiaea

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Photo of Brodiaea matsonii
©2016 Len Lindstrand III
Photo of Brodiaea matsonii
©2016 Aaron E. Sims and CNPS
Photo of Brodiaea matsonii
©2016 Aaron E. Sims and CNPS
Scientific Name:
Brodiaea matsonii R.E. Preston
Common Name:
Sulphur Creek brodiaea
Family: Themidaceae
Element Code: PMLIL0C0H0
USDA Plants Symbol: BRMA7
Synonyms/Other Names:
CA Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1
Fed List: None
State List: None
Global Rank: G1
State Rank:
S1
Other Status: BLM_S; SB_BerrySB
CRPR Changes:
added to 1B.1 on 2011-07-12
Add Date: 2011-07-12
Date Edited: 2021-08-25
Lifeform: perennial bulbiferous herb
Blooming Period: May-Jun
Elevation:
195 - 220 meters
640 - 720 feet
General Habitat:
  • Cismontane woodland (streambanks)
  • Meadows and seeps
General Micro Habitat: metamorphic amphibolite schist
Micro Habitat:
  • Rocky
Notes:
Known from fewer than five occurrences in the vicinity of Sulphur Creek. Potentially threatened by powerline maintenance, foot traffic, and horticultural collecting. Possibly threatened by development and non-native plants. Similar to B. minor, B. nana, and B. pallida. Not in The Jepson Manual (1993) and TJM 2. See MadroƱo 57(4):261-267 (2010) for original description.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
Total Occurrences: 2
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
0 2 0 0 0 0
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 0
Recent <=20 Years 2
Presence:
Presumed Extant 2
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Shasta (SHA)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Redding (4012254)
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