Carex lenticularis var. limnophila
Common Name: lagoon sedge
Family: Cyperaceae
Synonyms:
Element Code: PMCYP037A7
Full Name: Carex lenticularis Michx. var. limnophila (Holm) Cronq.
USDA PLANTS Symbol: CALEL2

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Biology Glossary
  • Lifeform: perennial herb
  • Blooming Period: June - August
  • Habitat: shores, beaches; often gravelly.
    • Bogs and fens
    • Marshes and swamps
    • North Coast coniferous forest
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 4
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    0 0 0 0 0 4
  • Population Status:
    Historic
    >20 yrs
    Recent
    <=20 yrs
    4 0
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    4 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • Known in California from fewer than 10 occurrences, all historical. Disjunct specimen (Collette #22 DAV) collected from Knight's Landing in Yolo Co. needs verification. See American Journal of Science (Ser. 4) 17:307 (1904) for original description, and Vascular Plants of the Pacific Northwest 1:279 (1969) 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: 2005-01-01
  • Last Update: 2013-06-12
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 0 - 6 meters
  • California Endemic: no
  • States: California, !AK, Oregon, Washington
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Del Norte (DNT),  Humboldt (HUM),  Mendocino (MEN),  Yolo (YOL)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Noyo Hill (568B) 39123D6,  Rodgers Peak (689A) 41124B1,  Trinidad (689C) 41124A2,  Orick (706D) 41124C1,  Sister Rocks (723B) 41124F2,  Crescent City (740C) 41124G2
  • 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 2094
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 http://www.rareplants.cnps.org [accessed ].
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CA,AK,OR,WA
39123D6=Noyo Hill (568B) 39123D6;41124B1=Rodgers Peak (689A) 41124B1;41124A2=Trinidad (689C) 41124A2;41124C1=Orick (706D) 41124C1;41124F2=Sister Rocks (723B) 41124F2;41124G2=Crescent City (740C) 41124G2