CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record astragalus_platytropis - Thu, Dec. 2, 2021, 05:06 ET b
Astragalus platytropis
common namebroad-keeled milk-vetch
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life formperennial herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 2B.2
LIST 2B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California, but more common elsewhere.
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
state rank
S3      ranking system key
global rank
G5     G5: demonstrably secure to ineradicable
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (11):
Tin Mountain (369B) 3611784, White Top Mountain (369C) 3611774, Mazourka Peak (372A) 3611881, Last Chance Mountain (410C) 3711736, Blanco Mountain (412B) 3711842, Laws (413A) 3711843, Mount Patterson (488A) 3811943, Chris Flat (488B) 3811944, Mount Jackson (488D) 3811933, Sonora Pass (489C) 3811936, Pickel Meadow (489D) 3811935
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Inyo (INY), Mono (MNO), Idaho (ID), Montana (MT), Nevada (NV), Oregon (OR), Utah (UT), Wyoming (WY)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Alpine boulder and rock field (AlpBR)
•Pinyon and juniper woodland (PJWld)
•Subalpine coniferous forest (SCFrs)/rocky
blooming period Jun-Sep  
elevation range2345 - 3550 meters
Threatened by grazing, trampling, and vehicles. On review list in OR. See Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 6:526 (1865) for original description, and Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 13:979-981 (1964) for taxonomic treatment.
full nameAstragalus platytropis Gray
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  ASPL3 Element Code  PDFAB0F6X0
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 Thu, Dec. 2, 2021 from

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