Lasthenia californica ssp. bakeri
Common Name: Baker's goldfields
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Lasthenia macrantha ssp. bakeri
Element Code: PDAST5L0C4
Full Name: Lasthenia californica D.C. ex Lindl. ssp. bakeri (J.T. Howell) R. Chan

2015 Asa Spade
Biology Glossary
  • Lifeform: perennial herb
  • Blooming Period: April - October
  • Habitat:  
    • Closed-cone coniferous forest (openings)
    • Coastal scrub
    • Meadows and seeps
    • Marshes and swamps
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 19
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    0 0 0 0 1 18
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    17 2
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    18 1 0
Notes Glossary
  • Plants from Pt. Reyes NS, MRN Co. (485B, 485C) may be this taxon; need verification. See Leaflets of Western Botany 1:7 (1932) for original description and Madrono 48(3): 208 (2001) for revised nomenclature.
  • To submit rare plant observation data, use the CNDDB field survey form. Please see also the CNPS Rare Plant Data page.
  • Date Added: 2001-01-01
  • Last Update: 2016-12-01
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 60 - 520 meters
  • California Endemic: yes
  • States: California
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Mendocino (MEN),  Marin (MRN),  San Luis Obispo (SLO),  Sonoma (SON) *
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Piedras Blancas (272A) 35121F3,  Drakes Bay (485C) 38122A8,  Sebastopol (502A)* 38122D7,  Valley Ford (502C) 38122C8,  Bodega Head (503D)* 38123C1,  Plantation (520D)* 38123E3,  Point Arena (537B) 38123H6,  Saunders Reef (537C) 38123G6,  Gualala (537D)* 38123G5,  Mallo Pass Creek (552C) 39123A6,  Albion (553A)* 39123B7,  Fort Bragg (569A) 39123D7,  Mendocino (569D) 39123C7,  Inglenook (585D) 39123E7
  • 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 1302
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 ].

35121F3=Piedras Blancas (272A) 35121F3;38122A8=Drakes Bay (485C) 38122A8;38122D7=Sebastopol (502A)* 38122D7;38122C8=Valley Ford (502C) 38122C8;38123C1=Bodega Head (503D)* 38123C1;38123E3=Plantation (520D)* 38123E3;38123H6=Point Arena (537B) 38123H6;38123G6=Saunders Reef (537C) 38123G6;38123G5=Gualala (537D)* 38123G5;39123A6=Mallo Pass Creek (552C) 39123A6;39123B7=Albion (553A)* 39123B7;39123D7=Fort Bragg (569A) 39123D7;39123C7=Mendocino (569D) 39123C7;39123E7=Inglenook (585D) 39123E7