CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record colubrina_californica - Sat, Nov. 27, 2021 13:00 ET c
Colubrina californica
common nameLas Animas colubrina
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Michael Thomson © 2002 University of California Museum of Paleontology  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
S2S3   S2S3: Intermediate between S2 and S3
global rank
G4     G4: apparently secure, but some concern
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (25):
Picacho Peak (012B) 3211486, Quartz Peak (026D) 3311417, Tubb Canyon (032B) 3311624, Chuckwalla Spring (042B) 3311542, Pegleg Well (042C) 3311532, Augustine Pass (043A) 3311543, Iris Pass (043B) 3311544, Mccoy Peak (059A) 3311467, Mccoy Spring (059B) 3311468, Ford Dry Lake (060A) 3311561, Corn Spring (061A) 3311563, Desert Center (061B) 3311564, Red Cloud Canyon (061C) 3311554, Pilot Mountain (061D) 3311553, Hayfield Spring (062A) 3311565, Hayfield (062B) 3311566, Red Canyon (062C) 3311556, East Of Red Canyon (062D) 3311555, Styx (076A) 3311487, Little Maria Mountains (076B) 3311488, Arlington Mine (076C) 3311478, Inca (076D) 3311477, Victory Pass (078C) 3311574, East Of Victory Pass (078D) 3311573, Porcupine Wash (080D)?* 3311577
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Imperial (IMP), Riverside (RIV), San Diego (SDG), Arizona (AZ), Baja California (BA), Sonora - Mexico (SO)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Mojavean desert scrub (MDScr)
•Sonoran desert scrub (SDScr)
blooming period Apr-Jun  
elevation range10 - 1000 meters
Threatened by vehicles and solar energy development. See Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences IV 12:1085 (1924) for original description, and Brittonia 23:36 (1971) for distributional information.
full nameColubrina californica Jtn.
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  COCA18 Element Code  PDRHA05030
CalFlora species this taxon    CalFlora genus related taxa
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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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