CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record atriplex_persistens - Sat, Nov. 27, 2021 00:03 ET c
Atriplex persistens
common namevernal pool smallscale
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life formannual 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
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (19):
Sausalito School (287B) 3511982, Pixley (288A)* 3511983, Ivanhoe (333B) 3611942, Madera (380A) 3612081, Bonita Ranch (380B) 3612082, Gravelly Ford (380C) 3612072, El Nido (401B) 3712024, Sandy Mush (402A) 3712025, Turner Ranch (402B) 3712026, San Luis Ranch (403A) 3712027, Arena (422C) 3712036, Atwater (422D)* 3712035, Gustine (423C) 3712038, Stevinson (423D) 3712037, Crows Landing (424A)* 3712141, Fairfield South (482A) 3812221, Dozier (498D) 3812137, Arbuckle (546D) 3912211, Logandale (562B) 3912242
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Colusa (COL), Glenn (GLE), Madera (MAD), Merced (MER), Solano (SOL), Stanislaus (STA)*, Tulare (TUL)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Vernal pools (VnPls)(alkaline)
blooming period Jun-Oct  
elevation range10 - 115 meters
Possibly threatened by agriculture and flood control activities. Not in The Jepson Manual (1993). See Madroņo 40(4):209-213 (1993) for original description.
full nameAtriplex persistens Stutz & Chu
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  ATPE3 Element Code  PDCHE042P0
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 Sat, Nov. 27, 2021 from

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