CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record calliandra_eriophylla - Wed, Dec. 8, 2021, 04:31 ET b
Calliandra eriophylla
common namepink fairy-duster
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Charles Webber © 2000 California Academy of Sciences  Follow image link for photo data.
life form deciduous shrub
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
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 (21):
Yuha Basin (006A) 3211567, In-ko-pah Gorge (007A) 3211661, Picacho Peak (012B) 3211486, Hedges (013A) 3211487, Clyde (013B) 3211488, Cactus (013C) 3211478, Ogilby (013D) 3211477, Buzzards Peak (026A) 3311427, Mount Barrow (026B) 3311428, Gables Wash (026C) 3311418, Quartz Peak (026D) 3311417, Mammoth Wash (027B) 3311522, East Of Acolita (027D) 3311511, Tortuga (028A) 3311523, Harper Canyon (031C) 3311612, Earthquake Valley (032C) 3311614, Whale Peak (032D) 3311613, Chuckwalla Spring (042B) 3311542, Hopkins Well (059C) 3311458, Ford Dry Lake (060A) 3311561, East Of Aztec Mines (060D) 3311551
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Imperial (IMP), Riverside (RIV), San Diego (SDG), Arizona (AZ), Baja California (BA), 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•Sonoran desert scrub (SDScr)(sandy or rocky)
blooming period Jan-Mar  
elevation range120 - 1500 meters
full nameCalliandra eriophylla Benth.
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  CAER Element Code  PDFAB0N040
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 Wed, Dec. 8, 2021 from

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