Eriogonum rubricaule

Taxonomy 
Scientific Name:Eriogonum rubricaule
Common name:Lahontan Basin buckwheat
Rank and Status   
Global Rank:G3 Native Status:Native
Subnational (State) Rank:S3 Endemic:Yes
US ESA Status:None Sand Dunes:No
NNHP Tracking Status:Watch List Wetland:No
Other Agency Status Status Last Updated Status Comments
Bureau of Land Management - Nevada Sensitive BLM Nevada Sensitive Species List dated 2017-10-01
Nevada Native Plant Society Dropped, no longer of concern
Distribution (NV Counties)

Status: Confident or certain

Churchill
Esmeralda
Humboldt
Lander
Lyon
Mineral
Nye
Pershing
Summary Occurrence Data
Occurrence Count:7
Total Observed Area (hectares):Not Available
Maximum Known Elevation (m):1500
Minimum Known Elevation (m):1250
Links
Eriogonum rubricaule data at NatureServe
Eriogonum rubricaule photos and data at Encyclopedia of Life
 
Character Abstract
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Habitat Comments:Dry, open, light-colored, strongly alkaline shrink-swell clay soils on bluffs and badlands derived from fluviolacustrine silt, volcanic ash, or diatomite deposits, sometimes perched on dark basaltic slopes, in the shadscale, mixed-shrub, and lower sagebrush zones.
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