Pinguicula pumila Michx.
State E; S2, G4.
Wet pine savannas (SPS-RF, WLPS, VWLPS).
Infrequent. Apr–May . Thornhill 108, 125, 143, 163 (NCSC). Specimens seen in the vicinity: Sandy Run: Taggart SARU 574 (WNC!). [= RAB, Weakley]
Regularity: Regularly occurring
Global Range: Coastal plain, southeast North Carolina to south Florida, westward to southeast Texas; Bah. Island.
Comments: Moist to wet sandy soil, usually somewhat boggy, pine savann as and flatwoods, adjacent ditches and roadsides.
Number of Occurrences
Note: For many non-migratory species, occurrences are roughly equivalent to populations.
Estimated Number of Occurrences: 81 to >300
National NatureServe Conservation Status
Rounded National Status Rank: NNR - Unranked
NatureServe Conservation Status
Rounded Global Status Rank: G4 - Apparently Secure
Reasons: S4 ranks in Georgia and Florida. There seems to be a general lack of recent data on this taxon throughout range.
Comments: Habitat directly threated by conversion to pine plantations, pastures, and row crops. Exclusion of fire another threat.
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