CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
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Status: record cordylanthus_eremicus_ssp._kernensis - Wed, Dec. 1, 2021, 07:20 ET b
Cordylanthus eremicus ssp. kernensis
common nameKern Plateau bird's-beak
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life formannual herb hemiparasitic
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.3
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.3: Not very endangered in California
state rank
S2      ranking system key
global rank
G3T2      ranking system key
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
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Topographic quads (9):
Breckenridge Mountain (238A) 3511845, Lamont Peak (283D) 3511871, Haiwee Pass (306A) 3611821, Monache Mountain (306B) 3611822, Crag Peak (306C) 3611812, Bonita Meadows (307D) 3611813, Cirque Peak (329B) 3611842, Templeton Mountain (329C) 3611832, Olancha (329D) 3611831
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Inyo (INY), Kern (KRN), Tulare (TUL)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Great Basin scrub (GBScr)
•Joshua tree "woodland" (JTWld)
•Pinyon and juniper woodland (PJWld)
•Upper montane coniferous forest (UCFrs)
blooming period (May),Jul-Sep   Months in parentheses are uncommon.
elevation range1675 - 3000 meters
Known only from the Kern Plateau region. Possibly threatened by trail maintenance, foot traffic, and vehicles. See Systematic Botany Monographs 10:89-92 (1986) for original description.
full nameCordylanthus eremicus (Cov. & Mort.) Munz ssp. kernensis Chuang & Heckard
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Additional information:
standard acronym  COERK Element Code  PDSCR0J043
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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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