CPC Plant Profile: Kernville Poppy
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Kernville Poppy (Eschscholzia procera)

  • Global Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Papaveraceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 158848
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

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  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden holds 2 accessions of Eschscholzia procera in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 2039 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 2 seed accessions of Eschscholzia procera 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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Taxon Eschscholzia procera
Authority Greene
Family Papaveraceae
CPC Number 1841
ITIS 18965
Common Names Kernville Poppy | Kernville goldenpoppy
Associated Scientific Names Eschscholzia procera | Eschscholzia californica ssp. californica
State Rank
State State Rank
California S1?

Ecological Relationships

Common Name Name in Text Association Type Source InteractionID
Bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
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Bumble bees Bumble bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
Sweat bees Halictid bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
Mining bees Andrenid bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
Honey bees Honey bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
Perdita bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
Butterflies & Moths
Whites Euchloe ausonides ausonides Floral Visitor Link
Brush-footed butterflies Junonia coenia Floral Visitor Link
Butterflies Suspected Pollinator Floral Link
Beetles Confirmed Pollinator Link
Beetles Confirmed Pollinator Link
Beetles Suspected Pollinator Floral Link
Syrphid flies Syrphid flies Suspected Pollinator Floral Link
Flower bugs anthocoridae Suspected Pollinator Floral Link
Lead Institution State Reintroduction Type Year of First Outplanting

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