Clarkia mosquinii E.Small (1971:1216)

Mosquin's clarkia



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Clarkia mosquinii subsp. xerophila E.Small in Canad. J. Bot. 49: 1216 (1971)


Conservation Status

Last record: 1959 (Smith & York, 1984:2); 1968 (as C. m. xerophila) (Smith & York, 1984:2)

Since rediscovered (Humphreys et al., 2019)



California, USA


Biology & Ecology










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

Flora of North America Editorial Committee. (2021). Flora of North America North of Mexico 10: 1-456. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.

Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

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. [Supplementary Dataset 1]

Smith, James Payne, Jnr. (ed.) and York, Richard (DEM). (1984). Inventory of rare and endangered vascular plants of California. Special Publication No. 1 (3rd edition). Berkeley, California: California Native Plant Society. xviii + 174 pp.


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