CPC Plant Profile: Sessile-flower False Goldenaster
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Sessile-flower False Goldenaster (Heterotheca sessiliflora ssp. sessiliflora)

Description
  • Global Rank: T2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 157603
  • 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, San Diego Zoo Global holds 1 accessions of Heterotheca sessiliflora subsp. sessiliflora in orthodox seed collection. We are uncertain as to how many total seeds are in this collection.

  • 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 Heterotheca sessiliflora subsp. sessiliflora in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 1365 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, San Diego Zoo Global has collected 1 seed accessions of Heterotheca sessiliflora subsp. sessiliflora from 1 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass 87 maternal plants

  • 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 Heterotheca sessiliflora subsp. sessiliflora 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 Heterotheca sessiliflora ssp. sessiliflora
Authority (Nutt.) Shinners
Family Asteraceae
CPC Number 44943
ITIS 525048
USDA HESES2
Common Names sessileflower false goldenaster
Associated Scientific Names Heterotheca sessiliflora ssp. sessiliflora | Chrysopsis sessiliflora | Chrysopsis villosa var. sessiliflora | Heterotheca sessiliflora | Heterotheca sessiliflora var. sessiliflora | Chrysopsis sessiliflora var. sessiliflora
Distribution
State Rank
State State Rank
California S1
Habitat

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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