CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record astrolepis_cochisensis_ssp._cochisensis - Tue, Nov. 30, 2021 15:32 ET c
Astrolepis cochisensis ssp. cochisensis
common namescaly cloak fern
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life form rhizomatous 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
S2      ranking system key
global rank
G5?T4      ranking system key
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (8):
Colton Well (175B) 3411584, Fountain Peak (176A) 3411585, Mescal Range (226A) 3511545, Valley Wells (226B) 3511546, Ivanpah Lake (248C) 3511554, Pachalka Spring (249C) 3511556, Clark Mountain (249D) 3511555, Twelvemile Spring (298C) 3611612
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Inyo (INY), San Bernardino (SBD), Arizona (AZ), Baja California (BA), Colorado (CO), New Mexico (NM), Texas (TX)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Joshua tree "woodland" (JTWld)
•Pinyon and juniper woodland (PJWld)/carbonate
blooming period Apr-Oct  
elevation range900 - 1800 meters
Need quad for occurrence in the Providence Mtns. See Muhlenbergia 8:93 (1912) for original description, Madroņo 25(1):57 (1978) for distributional information, Phytologia 41(6):431-437 (1979) for nomenclature, American Journal of Botany 75:138 (1988) for taxonomic discussion, and American Fern Journal 82(2):57 (1992) for revised nomenclature.
full nameAstrolepis cochisensis (Goodd.) Benham & Windham ssp. cochisensis
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym   Element Code  PPADI0P013
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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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