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Castilleja applegatei Fernald subsp. pallida (Eastw.) T.I. Chuang & Heckard
wavyleaf Indian paintbrush

General Information
Symbol: CAAPP3
Group: Dicot
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
Native Status: L48   N
Data Source and Documentation
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green round image for nativity Native blue round image for introduced Introduced ocre round image for introduced and nativity Both white round image for no status Absent/Unreported
image for native, but no county data Native, No County Data image for introduced, but no county data Introduced, No County Data both introduced and native, but no county data Both, No County Data
Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   


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Symbol Scientific Name
CAAPB Castilleja applegatei Fernald var. breweri (Fernald) N.H. Holmgren
CAAPP Castilleja applegatei Fernald var. pallida (Eastw.) N.H. Holmgren
CABR29 Castilleja breweri Fernald
CABRP4 Castilleja breweri Fernald var. pallida Eastw.
CAGLP2 Castilleja glandulifera Pennell subsp. pallida (Eastw.) Pennell


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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Scrophulariales
Family Scrophulariaceae – Figwort family
Genus Castilleja Mutis ex L. f. – Indian paintbrush
Species Castilleja applegatei Fernald – wavyleaf Indian paintbrush
Subspecies Castilleja applegatei Fernald ssp. pallida (Eastw.) T.I. Chuang & Heckard – wavyleaf Indian paintbrush

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Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds


Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds

Description of Values

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