Sexton Mountain Mariposa Lily

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Photo Credit: Oregon Department of Agriculture

Overview

  • Species Common Name Sexton Mountain Mariposa Lily
  • Species Scientific Name Calochortus indecorus
  • State Listing Status Endangered

Ecoregions

Special needs

The Sexton Mountain mariposa lily is previously known from moist, rocky serpentine soils. The species may now be extinct.

Limiting factors

Over-collection, grazing, and agricultural development may have impacted this species.

Conservation actions

If populations are located, determine conservation actions needed to maintain them.

Key reference or plan

Oregon Department of Agriculture Plant Conservation