CPC Plant Profile: Alkali Mariposa Lily
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Alkali Mariposa Lily (Calochortus striatus)

Description
  • Global Rank: G3 - Vulnerable
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Liliaceae
  • State: CA, NV
  • Nature Serve ID: 148520
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 12/15/2020

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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 8 accessions of Calochortus striatus in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 35144 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 6 seed accessions of Calochortus striatus from 5 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass 315 maternal plants

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Nomenclature
Taxon Calochortus striatus
Authority Parish
Family Liliaceae
CPC Number 691
ITIS 42870
USDA
Common Names Alkali Mariposa | Alkali Mariposa Lily | Streaked Mariposa Lily
Associated Scientific Names Calochortus striatus
Distribution
State Rank
State State Rank
California S3
Nevada S1
Habitat

Ecological Relationships

Pollinators
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Bees
Bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
Butterflies & Moths
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Beetles
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Reintroduction
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