CPC Plant Profile: Elegant Gentian
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Elegant Gentian (Gentiana setigera)

Description
  • Global Rank: G2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Gentianaceae
  • State: CA, OR
  • Nature Serve ID: 153837
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

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Updates
Nature Serve Biotics
  • 05/02/2017

Restricted to serpentine wetlands of southwestern Oregon and northern California. Total plant numbers are low and although there are about 66 occurrences, threats from mining are immediate with potential for major impacts.

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Nomenclature
Taxon Gentiana setigera
Authority Gray
Family Gentianaceae
CPC Number 12882
ITIS 565208
USDA GESE2
Common Names Mendocino Gentian
Associated Scientific Names Gentiana setigera | Gentiana bisetaea | Pneumonanthe setigera
Distribution
State Rank
State State Rank
California S1
Oregon S2
Habitat

Ecological Relationships

Pollinators
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Reintroduction
Lead Institution State Reintroduction Type Year of First Outplanting

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