Cryptantha dissita
Common Name: serpentine cryptantha
Family: Boraginaceae
Synonyms: Cryptantha clevelandii var. dissita
Element Code: PDBOR0A0H2
Full Name: Cryptantha dissita I.M. Johnst.

Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 10
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    0 1 0 0 0 9
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    6 4
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    10 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • Potentially threatened by development. See C. clevelandii in The Jepson Manual (1993). See Journal of the Arnold Arboretum 20:383 (1939) 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: 1994-01-01
  • Last Update: 2011-10-25
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 395 - 580 meters
  • California Endemic: yes
  • States: California
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Colusa (COL),  Lake (LAK),  Mendocino (MEN),  Napa (NAP),  Shasta (SHA),  Siskiyou (SIS),  Sonoma (SON)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Capell Valley (499B) 38122D2,  Detert Reservoir (517A) 38122F5,  Jimtown (518A) 38122F7,  Knoxville (532D) 38122G3,  Whispering Pines (533C) 38122G6,  Kelseyville (534A) 38122H7,  Highland Springs (534B) 38122H8,  The Geysers (534D) 38122G7,  Cloverdale (535D) 38123G1,  Leesville (547B) 39122B4,  Wilbur Springs (547C) 39122A4,  Hough Springs (548A) 39122B5,  Lakeport (549C) 39122A8
  • 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 1639
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 ].

38122D2=Capell Valley (499B) 38122D2;38122F5=Detert Reservoir (517A) 38122F5;38122F7=Jimtown (518A) 38122F7;38122G3=Knoxville (532D) 38122G3;38122G6=Whispering Pines (533C) 38122G6;38122H7=Kelseyville (534A) 38122H7;38122H8=Highland Springs (534B) 38122H8;38122G7=The Geysers (534D) 38122G7;38123G1=Cloverdale (535D) 38123G1;39122B4=Leesville (547B) 39122B4;39122A4=Wilbur Springs (547C) 39122A4;39122B5=Hough Springs (548A) 39122B5;39122A8=Lakeport (549C) 39122A8