The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Phacelia amabilis Constance

Saline valley phacelia

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1942 [1971] (Smith, 2018); 1985 (Suckling et al. 2004)

 

Distribution

California, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

CPC (1990). Centre for plant conservation data for North American plants database. CPC, Centre for plant conservation.

Humphreys, Aelys M., Govaerts, Rafaël, Ficinski, Sarah Z., Lughadha, Eimear Nic and Vorontsova, Maria S. (2019). Global dataset shows geography and life form predict modern plant extinction and rediscovery. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 1043-1047. [Abstract] [Supplementary Dataset 1]

Kartesz, J.T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 2nd edition. 2 vols. Timber Press, Portland, OR.

Skinner, M.W., and B.M. Pavlik, eds. 1997 (1994). Inventory of rare and endangered vascular plants of California. 1997 Electronic Inventory Update of 1994 5th edition, California Native Plant Society, Special Publication No. 1, Sacramento.

Smith, James P. Jnr. (2018). California vascular plants: are some of them still out there? Botanical Studies 74: 1-4? [4].

Suckling, Kierán, Slack, Rhiwena and Nowicki, Brian. (2004). Extinct and the Endangered Species Act. Centre For Biological Diversity. 63 pp.

https://explorer.natureserve.org/servlet/NatureServe?searchName=Phacelia+amabilis

https://www.calflora.org/cgi-bin/species_query.cgi?where-calrecnum=6284

https://vanishingflora.proboards.com/thread/4044/phacelia-amabilis

 

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