CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record allium_nevadense - Tue, Nov. 30, 2021 19:54 ET c
Allium nevadense
common nameNevada onion
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life form bulbiferous herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 2B.3
LIST 2B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California, but more common elsewhere.
     0.3: Not very endangered in California
state rank
S3      ranking system key
global rank
G4     G4: apparently secure, but some concern
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (15):
Fountain Peak (176A) 3411585, Hackberry Mountain (199C) 3511512, Mid Hills (200B) 3511524, Columbia Mountain (200C) 3511514, Castle Peaks (224C) 3511532, Hart Peak (224D) 3511531, Mineral Hill (225B) 3511544, Ivanpah (225D) 3511533, Mescal Range (226A) 3511545, Mesquite Mountains (249B) 3511566, Clark Mountain (249D) 3511555, Kingston Spring (250C) 3511558, Calvada Springs (274B) 3511588, Horse Thief Springs (274C) 3511578, Manly Peak (279A) 3511781
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Inyo (INY), San Bernardino (SBD), Arizona (AZ), Colorado (CO), Idaho (ID), Nevada (NV), Oregon (OR), Utah (UT)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Pinyon and juniper woodland (PJWld)(sandy or gravelly)
blooming period Apr-May  
elevation range810 - 1700 meters
Potentially threatened by wind energy development. See Botany of the King Exploration p. 351 (1871) for original description, and Madroņo 39(2):83-89 (1992) for distribution in CA.
full nameAllium nevadense Wats.
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  ALNE Element Code  PMLIL021J0
CalFlora species this taxon    CalFlora genus related taxa
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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 Tue, Nov. 30, 2021 from

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