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Slick-spot Pepper-grass (Lepidium papilliferum)

  • Global Rank: G2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Threatened
  • Family: Brassicaceae
  • State: ID
  • Nature Serve ID: 160209
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

Where is Slick-spot Pepper-grass (Lepidium papilliferum) located in the wild?

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Slick-spot Pepper-grass can be found in Idaho

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Taxon Lepidium papilliferum
Authority (Henderson) A. Nels. & J.F. Macbr.
Family Brassicaceae
CPC Number 14921
ITIS 503383
Duration Biennial, Perennial
Common Names Idaho pepperweed
Associated Scientific Names Lepidium papilliferum | Lepidium montanum ssp. papilliferum
State Rank
State State Rank
Idaho S2
Ecological Relationships

Common Name Name in Text Association Type Source InteractionID
Masked bees Colletidae Confirmed Pollinator Link
Sweat bees Halictidae Confirmed Pollinator Link

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