Sidalcea keckii
Common Name: Keck's checkerbloom
Family: Malvaceae
Element Code: PDMAL110D0
Full Name: Sidalcea keckii Wiggins

2010 Chris Winchell
Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 16
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    2 1 0 0 1 12
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    8 8
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    15 0 1
Notes Glossary
  • Rediscovered in 1992 by J. Stebbins and K. Kirkpatrick; known from only three occurrences. Plants from inner north coast ranges may actually be S. diploscypha; needs study. See Contributions from the Dudley Herbarium 3:55-56 (1940) for original description.
  • To submit rare plant observation data, use the CNDDB field survey form. Please see also the CNPS Rare Plant Data page.
  • Date Added: 1974-01-01
  • Last Update: 2012-09-25
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 75 - 650 meters
  • California Endemic: yes
  • States: California
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Colusa (COL) ?,  Fresno (FRE),  Merced (MER),  Napa (NAP) ?,  Solano (SOL) ?,  Tulare (TUL),  Yolo (YOL) ?
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    White River (286D) 35118G7,  Success Dam (309C)* 36118A8,  Porterville (310D)* 36119A1,  Humphreys Station (377B) 36119H4,  Piedra (377C) 36119G4,  Pine Flat Dam (377D) 36119G3,  Yosemite Lake (421B) 37120D4,  Birds Landing (481A)? 38121B7,  Capell Valley (499B) 38122D2,  Monticello Dam (515D)? 38122E1,  Jericho Valley (532C)? 38122G4,  Knoxville (532D)? 38122G3,  Manor Slough (547A)? 39122B3,  Lodoga (563C)? 39122C4,  Gilmore Peak (564D)? 39122C5
  • Notes:
      Definitions of codes preceding a county and/or quad:
      * Presumed extirpated
      ? Uncertain about distribution or identity
      ?* Uncertain about distribution, but presumed extirpated if once present
      (?) Occurrence confirmed, but possibly extirpated
      Species may be present in other areas where conditions are favorable.
Presumed Extant Presumed Extirpated or Unknown 1122
Links to Leading Resources of Taxon Information
Suggested Citation
CNPS, Rare Plant Program. . Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v8-02). California Native Plant Society, Sacramento, CA. Website [accessed ].

35118G7=White River (286D) 35118G7;36118A8=Success Dam (309C)* 36118A8;36119A1=Porterville (310D)* 36119A1;36119H4=Humphreys Station (377B) 36119H4;36119G4=Piedra (377C) 36119G4;36119G3=Pine Flat Dam (377D) 36119G3;37120D4=Yosemite Lake (421B) 37120D4;38121B7=Birds Landing (481A)? 38121B7;38122D2=Capell Valley (499B) 38122D2;38122E1=Monticello Dam (515D)? 38122E1;38122G4=Jericho Valley (532C)? 38122G4;38122G3=Knoxville (532D)? 38122G3;39122B3=Manor Slough (547A)? 39122B3;39122C4=Lodoga (563C)? 39122C4;39122C5=Gilmore Peak (564D)? 39122C5