CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record astragalus_monoensis - Sun, Dec. 5, 2021, 12:52 ET b
Astragalus monoensis
common nameMono milk-vetch
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life formperennial 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
S2      ranking system key
global rank
G2     G2: 6-20 occurrences OR 1,000-3,000 individuals OR 2,000-10,000 acres
CA state listingRare  07/82
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (11):
Mount Morgan (414B) 3711846, Toms Place (433C) 3711856, Whitmore Hot Springs (434A) 3711867, Old Mammoth (434B) 3711868, Glass Mountain (451C) 3711876, Cowtrack Mountain (452A) 3711887, Mono Mills (452B) 3711888, Crestview (452C) 3711878, Dexter Canyon (452D) 3711877, June Lake (453D) 3711971, Lundy (470C) 3811912
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Inyo (INY), Mono (MNO)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Great Basin scrub (GBScr)
•Upper montane coniferous forest (UCFrs)/pumice, gravelly or sandy
blooming period Jun-Aug  
elevation range2110 - 3355 meters
Threatened by road maintenance, vehicles, and sheep grazing. See Leaflets of Western Botany 4:55 (1944) for original description, and Systematic Botany 8(4):423 (1983) for revised nomenclature.
full nameAstragalus monoensis Barneby
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  ASMO9 Element Code  PDFAB0F5N0
CalFlora species this taxon    CalFlora genus related taxa
Jepson Online Jepson Interchange  Jepson Manual and other resources
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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 Sun, Dec. 5, 2021 from

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