CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
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Status: record atriplex_parishii - Mon, Nov. 29, 2021 07:07 ET c
Atriplex parishii
common nameParish's brittlescale
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life formannual herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.1
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.1: Seriously endangered in California
state rank
S1      ranking system key
global rank
G1G2   G1G2: Intermediate between G1 and G2
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
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Topographic quads (16):
San Pasqual (034C) 3311618, Rancho Santa Fe (035C) 3311712, Butterfly Peak (066D)* 3311655, Hemet (067B) 3311668, Winchester (068A) 3311761, Newport Beach (071B)?* 3311768, Laguna Beach (071D)* 3311757, Seal Beach (072A)?* 3311861, Palm Springs (083D)* 3311675, Perris (085C) 3311772, Anaheim (088C) 3311778, Long Beach (089C)* 3311872, Redondo Beach (090C)* 3311874, Burbank (111A)* 3411823, Beverly Hills (111C)* 3411814, Big Bear City (131D)* 3411637
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Los Angeles (LAX)*, Orange (ORA)*, Riverside (RIV), San Bernardino (SBD)*, San Diego (SDG), Baja California (BA)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Chenopod scrub (ChScr)
•Playas (Plyas)
•Vernal pools (VnPls)/alkaline
blooming period Jun-Oct  
elevation range25 - 1900 meters
Threatened by development, agricultural conversion, and grazing. Taxonomic reevaluation indicates plant is only from southern CA, but is closely related to more northern A. depressa and A. minuscula. See Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 17:377 (1882) for original description.
full nameAtriplex parishii Wats.
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Additional information:
standard acronym  ATPA2 Element Code  PDCHE041D0
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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 Mon, Nov. 29, 2021 from

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