CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record castilleja_ambigua_var._insalutata - Sun, Dec. 5, 2021, 17:32 ET b
Castilleja ambigua var. insalutata
common namepink Johnny-nip
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life formannual herb hemiparasitic
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.1
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.1: Seriously endangered in California
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S2      ranking system key
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CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
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Topographic quads (4):
Piedras Blancas (272A) 3512163, Salinas (365B) 3612166, Marina (366A) 3612167, Monterey (366C) 3612158
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Monterey (MNT), San Luis Obispo (SLO)
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)
blooming period May-Aug  
elevation range0 - 100 meters
Threatened by development. Possibly threatened by non-native plants. See C. ambigua ssp. insalutata in TJM 2. See Manual of the Flowering Plants of California (Jepson 1925) for original taxonomy and Phytologia 90(1):63-82 (2008) for revised nomenclature.
full nameCastilleja ambigua (Hook. & Arn.) T.I. Chuang & Heckard var. insalutata (Jeps.) J.M. Egger
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Additional information:
standard acronym   Element Code  PDSCR0D403
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 Sun, Dec. 5, 2021 from

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