Gilia nyensis

Scientific Name:Gilia nyensis
Common name:Nye gilia
Rank and Status   
Global Rank:G3 Native Status:Native
Subnational (State) Rank:S3 Endemic:Yes
US ESA Status:None Sand Dunes:Marginal
NNHP Tracking Status:Watch List Wetland:No
Other Agency Status Status Last Updated Status Comments
Nevada Native Plant Society Dropped, no longer of concern
Distribution (NV Counties)

Status: Confident or certain

Summary Occurrence Data
Occurrence Count:33
Total Observed Area (hectares):Not Available
Maximum Known Elevation (m):2088
Minimum Known Elevation (m):1097
Gilia nyensis data at NatureServe
Gilia nyensis photos and data at Encyclopedia of Life
Character Abstract
Identification Comments:
Subspecies Comments:
Lookalikes:Similar to Gilia heterostyla, but has homostylous flowers.
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Reproduction Comments:
Habitat Comments:Deep loose sandy soil often derived from light-colored tuff or other volcanic rocks, often at bases of cliffs or outcrops, the soil sometimes covered by talus or scree, or in washes, road cuts, or other disturbances crossing such habitats, mostly in the pinyon-juniper and sagebrush zones, sometimes down to the shadscale zone.
Ecology Comments:
Inventory Comments:Surveys have been extensive but are incompletely documented, and undocumented occurrences likely remain.
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