CPC Plant Profile: Greenman's Lomatium
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Greenman's Lomatium (Lomatium greenmanii)

Description
  • Global Rank: N/A
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Apiaceae
  • State: OR
  • Nature Serve ID: 135707
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 04/04/1991

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Updates
Nature Serve Biotics
  • 05/02/2017

A highly localized subalpine endemic with three known occurrences on three mountain peaks in the Wallowa Mountains of northeastern Oregon. Fewer than 10,000 plants are believed to occupy approximately 250 ha of habitat. The largest population is accessible by an aerial tram, making the plants vulnerable to unintentional trampling by an estimated 30,000 annual visitors. Trampling impacts appear to have caused population decline in the past and newer activities drawing more visitors are a concern for trampling. Conservation actions are now being implemented to minimize these impacts, and a monitoring system has been set up to confirm that these measures are adequately protecting the populations.

  • 01/01/2010

trampling by visitors

  • 01/01/2010

1,000's of plants that only grow on Mt. Howard on the Eagle Cap Ranger District

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Nomenclature
Taxon Lomatium greenmanii
Authority Mathias
Family Apiaceae
CPC Number 2664
ITIS 29708
USDA LOGR2
Common Names Greenman's Desert-parsley | Greenman's lomatium | Greenman's biscuitroot
Associated Scientific Names Lomatium greenmanii
Distribution NA
State Rank
State State Rank
Oregon S1
Habitat

sub-alpine nature

Ecological Relationships

Pollinators
Common Name Name in Text Association Type Source InteractionID
Reintroduction
Lead Institution State Reintroduction Type Year of First Outplanting

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