Sidalcea neomexicana
Common Name: salt spring checkerbloom
Family: Malvaceae
Element Code: PDMAL110J0
Full Name: Sidalcea neomexicana Gray

2011 Steven Thorsted
Biology Glossary
  • Lifeform: perennial herb
  • Blooming Period: March - June
  • Habitat: alkaline, mesic.
    • Chaparral
    • Coastal scrub
    • Lower montane coniferous forest
    • Mojavean desert scrub
    • Playas
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 15
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    0 1 0 0 1 13
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    13 2
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    14 1 0
Notes Glossary
  • See University of Washington Publications in Biology 18:1-96 (1957) for taxonomic treatment.
  • 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: 2013-06-12
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 15 - 1530 meters
  • California Endemic: no
  • States: California, Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, !NE, New Mexico, Nevada, Oregon, Sonora, Texas, Utah, Wyoming
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Kern (KRN),  Los Angeles (LAX) *,  Orange (ORA),  Riverside (RIV),  San Bernardino (SBD),  San Diego (SDG),  Ventura (VEN)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Borrego Mountain (031B) 33116B2,  Julian (033D) 33116A5,  Canada Gobernadora (070D) 33117E5,  Tustin (071A)* 33117F7,  Lakeview (085D) 33117G1,  Prado Dam (087B) 33117H6,  Anaheim (088C) 33117G8,  Los Alamitos (089D)* 33118G1,  Twentynine Palms (102A) 34116B1,  San Bernardino South (107D) 34117A3,  Ontario (108C)* 34117A6,  Beverly Hills (111C) 34118A4,  Lucerne Valley (131B) 34116D8,  Matilija (141A) 34119D3,  Lockwood Valley (165A) 34119F1,  Reyes Peak (166A) 34119F3,  Sawmill Mountain (190C) 34119G2
  • 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 1778
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 ].

33116B2=Borrego Mountain (031B) 33116B2;33116A5=Julian (033D) 33116A5;33117E5=Canada Gobernadora (070D) 33117E5;33117F7=Tustin (071A)* 33117F7;33117G1=Lakeview (085D) 33117G1;33117H6=Prado Dam (087B) 33117H6;33117G8=Anaheim (088C) 33117G8;33118G1=Los Alamitos (089D)* 33118G1;34116B1=Twentynine Palms (102A) 34116B1;34117A3=San Bernardino South (107D) 34117A3;34117A6=Ontario (108C)* 34117A6;34118A4=Beverly Hills (111C) 34118A4;34116D8=Lucerne Valley (131B) 34116D8;34119D3=Matilija (141A) 34119D3;34119F1=Lockwood Valley (165A) 34119F1;34119F3=Reyes Peak (166A) 34119F3;34119G2=Sawmill Mountain (190C) 34119G2