CPC Plant Profile: Trask's Cryptantha
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Trask's Cryptantha (Cryptantha traskiae)

Description
  • Global Rank: G2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Boraginaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 156976
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

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Updates
  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden holds 1 accessions of Cryptantha traskiae in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 13655 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

  • 08/05/2020
  • Seed Collection

Based on an August 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden has collected 1 seed accessions of Cryptantha traskiae from 1 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass an unknown number of maternal plants

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Nomenclature
Taxon Cryptantha traskiae
Authority I.M. Johnston
Family Boraginaceae
CPC Number 1142
ITIS 31881
USDA CRTR7
Common Names Trask's Cryptantha
Associated Scientific Names Cryptantha traskiae | Cryptantha traskae | Cryptantha torreyana var. traskae
Distribution
State Rank
State State Rank
California S2
Habitat

Ecological Relationships

Pollinators
Common Name Name in Text Association Type Source InteractionID
Bees
Mining bees Andrena Not Specified Link
Leaf-cutting bees Anthidium Not Specified Link
Leaf-cutting bees Anthocopa Not Specified Link
Leaf-cutting bees Ashmeadiella Not Specified Link
Leaf-cutting bees Chelostoma Not Specified Link
Cellophane bees Colletes Not Specified Link
Sweat bees Conanthalictus Not Specified Link
Sweat bees Dufourea Not Specified Link
Sweat bees Halictoides Not Specified Link
Sweat bees Halictus Not Specified Link
Leaf-cutting bees Heriades Not Specified Link
Melittid bees Hesperapis Not Specified Link
Leaf-cutting bees Hoplitis Not Specified Link
Masked bees Hylaeus Not Specified Link
Leaf-cutting bees Megachile Not Specified Link
Leaf-cutting bees Osmia Not Specified Link
Leaf-cutting bees Proteriades Not Specified Link
Leaf-cutting bees Ashmeadiella Not Specified Link
Reintroduction
Lead Institution State Reintroduction Type Year of First Outplanting

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