CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record cymopterus_globosus - Sun, Nov. 28, 2021 00:25 ET c
Cymopterus globosus
common nameglobose cymopterus
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life formperennial herb
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
S1      ranking system key
global rank
G3G4   G3G4: Intermediate between G3 and G4
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (6):
Truman Meadows (450C) 3711884, River Spring (451A) 3711885, Indian Meadows (451B) 3711886, Cedar Hill (469A) 3811827, Antelope Valley (571A) 3912063, Calpine (571B) 3912064
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Mono (MNO), Plumas (PLU), Nevada (NV), Utah (UT)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Great Basin scrub (GBScr)/sandy, open flats
blooming period Mar-Jun  
elevation range1200 - 2135 meters
Known in CA from fewer than five occurrences. Threatened by grazing. See Botany of the King Exploration:124 (1871) for original description, Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 11:141 (1876) for revised nomenclature, and Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 17:380-382 (1930) for taxonomic treatment.
full nameCymopterus globosus (S. Wats.) S. Wats.
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Additional information:
standard acronym  CYGL2 Element Code  PDAPI0U0E0
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 Sun, Nov. 28, 2021 from

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