CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record astragalus_lentiginosus_var._coachellae - Wed, Dec. 1, 2021, 10:59 ET b
Astragalus lentiginosus var. coachellae
common nameCoachella Valley milk-vetch
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life formannual/perennial 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
S1      ranking system key
global rank
G5T1      ranking system key
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingEndangered  10/06/98
where found
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Topographic quads (12):
Indio (064B) 3311662, Mecca (064D) 3311651, La Quinta (065A) 3311663, Seven Palms Valley (082B) 3311684, Cathedral City (082C) 3311674, Myoma (082D) 3311673, Desert Hot Springs (083A) 3311685, White Water (083B) 3311686, Palm Springs (083D) 3311675, Beaumont (084B) 3311688, Catclaw Flat (104C) 3411616, Morongo Valley (104D) 3411615
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Riverside (RIV)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Desert dunes (DeDns)
•Sonoran desert scrub (SDScr)(sandy)
blooming period Feb-May  
elevation range40 - 655 meters
Protected in part in Coachella Valley Preserve System. Threatened by urbanization, vehicles, road widening, non-native plants, flood control projects, and wind energy development. See Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 13:951-952 (1964) for taxonomic treatment.
full nameAstragalus lentiginosus Hook. var. coachellae F. Shreve & Wiggins
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Additional information:
standard acronym  ASLEC2 Element Code  PDFAB0FB97
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 Wed, Dec. 1, 2021 from

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