CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record allium_abramsii - Fri, Dec. 3, 2021, 00:05 ET b
Allium abramsii
common nameAbram's onion
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life form bulbiferous herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.2
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
state rank
S3      ranking system key
global rank
G3     G3: 21-80 occurrences or 3,000-10,000 individuals OR 10,000-50,000 acres
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (20):
Hockett Peak (307B) 3611824, Durrwood Creek (307C) 3611814, Solo Peak (308C) 3611816, Mineral King (331A) 3611845, Silver City (331B) 3611846, Lodgepole (353C) 3611856, Triple Divide Peak (353D) 3611855, Muir Grove (354A) 3611867, Wren Peak (375D) 3611877, Ward Mountain (395B) 3711828, Huntington Lake (396B) 3711922, Dinkey Creek (396C) 3711912, Musick Mountain (397A) 3711923, Auberry (397C) 3711914, Shaver Lake (397D) 3711913, Florence Lake (415C) 3711838, Mount Givens (416D) 3711931, Shuteye Peak (417C) 3711934, Mammoth Pool Dam (417D) 3711933, Bass Lake (418C) 3711935
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Fresno (FRE), Madera (MAD), Tulare (TUL)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Lower montane coniferous forest (LCFrs)
•Upper montane coniferous forest (UCFrs)/Often granitic sand
blooming period May-Jul  
elevation range885 - 3050 meters
Plants from the Kings River Canyon area are threatened by foot traffic, and potentially threatened by road maintenance and mining. See Plant Life 28:63-64 (1972) for original description, and Aliso 13(3):411-426 (1992) for taxonomic treatment.
full nameAllium abramsii (Ownbey & Aase ex Traub) McNeal
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Additional information:
standard acronym  ALAB2 Element Code  PMLIL02360
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2018. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-18mar). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Fri, Dec. 3, 2021 from

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