Calflora
Taxon  Report   6502 
Pinguicula vulgaris  L.  ssp. macroceras  (Link) Calder & Roy Taylor  (not an active name; please see Pinguicula macroceras)
Horned butterwort
Pinguicula vulgaris ssp. macroceras
© 2008 Norman Jensen
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Pinguicula vulgaris ssp. macroceras, a dicot, is a perennial herb (carnivorous) that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
It was included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list [2.2] (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Plant Characteristics
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Pinguicula vulgaris ssp. macroceras
© 2008 Norman Jensen
Family: LENTIBULARIACEAE  
Genus: Pinguicula
Communities:
Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: bogs/fens [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   6.2 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted in JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Pinguicula macroceras var. macroceras
TJM2 + CNPS accepted name: Pinguicula macroceras
 
NOTE: Pinguicula vulgaris ssp. macroceras is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Pinguicula vulgaris ssp. macroceras
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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USDA PLANTS Profile (PIMAM2)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 23, 2017).

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