CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record calyptridium_pulchellum - Sun, Dec. 5, 2021, 06:57 ET b
Calyptridium pulchellum
common nameMariposa pussypaws
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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
G1     G1: Less than 6 occurrences OR less than 1,000 individuals OR less than 2,000 acres.
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingThreatened  09/14/98
where found
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Topographic quads (6):
Cascadel Point (397B) 3711924, Auberry (397C) 3711914, O'neals (398B) 3711926, Bass Lake (418C) 3711935, Ahwahnee (418D) 3711936, Mariposa (419B) 3711948
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Fresno (FRE), Madera (MAD), Mariposa (MPA)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Chaparral (Chprl)
•Cismontane woodland (CmWld)/sandy or gravelly, granitic
blooming period Apr-Aug  
elevation range400 - 1100 meters
Threatened by development, grazing, non-native plants, and vehicles. See Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 29:79 (1902) for original description, Leaflets of Western Botany 2(13):222-225 (1940) for revised nomenclature, Brittonia 27:197-208 (1975) for taxonomic treatment, and Madroņo 28(3):188 (1981) for distributional information.
full nameCalyptridium pulchellum (Eastw.) Hoov.
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Additional information:
standard acronym  CAPU28 Element Code  PDPOR09060
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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 Sun, Dec. 5, 2021 from

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