CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
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Status: record cordylanthus_capitatus - Wed, Dec. 1, 2021, 06:51 ET b
Cordylanthus capitatus
common nameYakima bird's-beak
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Gary Schoolcraft © 1963 CNPS  Follow image link for photo data.
life formannual herb hemiparasitic
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 2B.2
LIST 2B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California, but more common elsewhere.
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
state rank
S2      ranking system key
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 (9):
Warren Peak (690B) 4112042, Cedarville (707C) 4112052, Davis Creek (708A) 4112063, Payne Peak (708D) 4112053, Lake Annie (724A) 4112081, Mount Bidwell (724B) 4112082, Fort Bidwell (724C) 4112072, Willow Ranch (725A) 4112083, Sugar Hill (725D) 4112073
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Modoc (MOD), Idaho (ID), Nevada (NV), Oregon (OR), Washington (WA)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Great Basin scrub (GBScr)
•Lower montane coniferous forest (LCFrs)
•Pinyon and juniper woodland (PJWld)
blooming period Jul-Sep  
elevation range1800 - 2377 meters
Possibly threatened by grazing, trampling, foot traffic, recreational activities, and vehicles. See Systematic Botany Monographs 10:69-73 (1986) for taxonomic treatment.
full nameCordylanthus capitatus Benth.
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  COCA7 Element Code  PDSCR0J030
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 Wed, Dec. 1, 2021 from

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