CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record carex_saliniformis - Wed, Dec. 1, 2021, 22:36 ET b
Carex saliniformis
common namedeceiving sedge
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life form rhizomatous 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 (14):
Laurel (407C)* 3712118, Felton (408D)* 3712211, Arched Rock (503B) 3812342, Stewarts Point (520B) 3812364, Eureka Hill (537A) 3812385, Point Arena (537B) 3812386, Elk (552B) 3912326, Mallo Pass Creek (552C) 3912316, Noyo Hill (568B) 3912346, Fort Bragg (569A) 3912347, Mendocino (569D) 3912337, Inglenook (585D) 3912357, Rodgers Peak (689A) 4112421, Orick (706D) 4112431
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Humboldt (HUM), Mendocino (MEN), Santa Cruz (SCR)*, Sonoma (SON)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Coastal prairie (CoPrr)
•Coastal scrub (CoScr)
•Meadows and seeps (Medws)
•Marshes and swamps (MshSw)(coastal salt)/mesic
blooming period Jun(Jul),   Months in parentheses are uncommon.
elevation range3 - 230 meters
Possibly threatened by grazing. See Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 36(8):477 (1909) for original description.
full nameCarex saliniformis Mackenzie
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  CASA6 Element Code  PMCYP03BY0
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. 1, 2021 from

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