CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record silene_campanulata_ssp._campanulata - Thu, Dec. 2, 2021, 07:23 ET b
Silene campanulata ssp. campanulata
common nameRed Mountain catchfly
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life formperennial herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 4.2
LIST 4: Limited distribution (Watch List).
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
state rank
S3      ranking system key
global rank
G5T3Q      ranking system key
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingEndangered  04/82
federal listingNone  
where found
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Counties, states, regions:
Colusa (COL), Glenn (GLE), Mendocino (MEN), Shasta (SHA), Tehama (TEH), Trinity (TRI)
  • Pending additional quad-level data, only county data are being provided for List 4 plants.
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Chaparral (Chprl)
•Lower montane coniferous forest (LCFrs)/usually serpentinite, rocky
blooming period Apr-Jul  
elevation range425 - 2085 meters
Distinction from ssp. glandulosa needs study. Many SHA Co. and TRI Co. plants are genetically and morphologically intermediate. See Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 10:341-342 (1875) for original description, and University of Washington Publications in Biology 13:22-23 (1947) for taxonomic treatment.
full nameSilene campanulata Wats. ssp. campanulata
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standard acronym  SICAC Element Code  PDCAR0U0A2
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2018. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-18mar). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Thu, Dec. 2, 2021 from

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