CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record grusonia_parishii - Mon, Nov. 29, 2021 00:47 ET c
Grusonia parishii
common nameParish's club-cholla
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life form stem succulent
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
G3G4   G3G4: Intermediate between G3 and G4
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (21):
Harpers Well (030C)? 3311518, Buzzard Spring (079D) 3311575, Malapai Hill (081A) 3311681, Indian Cove (102C) 3411612, Queen Mountain (102D) 3411611, Joshua Tree North (103A) 3411623, Bannock (173A)? 3411487, Grotto Hills (199B) 3511522, Hackberry Mountain (199C) 3511512, Crescent Peak (224B) 3511542, Castle Peaks (224C) 3511532, Hart Peak (224D) 3511531, Mineral Hill (225B) 3511544, Ivanpah (225D) 3511533, Mescal Range (226A) 3511545, Valley Wells (226B) 3511546, Cima Dome (226D) 3511535, State Line Pass (248B) 3511564, Ivanpah Lake (248C) 3511554, Mesquite Lake (249A) 3511565, Clark Mountain (249D) 3511555
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Imperial (IMP)?, Riverside (RIV), San Bernardino (SBD), Arizona (AZ), Nevada (NV), Texas (TX)?
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Joshua tree "woodland" (JTWld)
•Mojavean desert scrub (MDScr)
•Sonoran desert scrub (SDScr)/sandy, rocky
blooming period May-Jun(Jul),   Months in parentheses are uncommon.
elevation range300 - 1524 meters
Threatened by solar energy development. See Opuntia parishii in The Jepson Manual (1993). See West Amer. Sci. 10:1 (1896) for original description and J. Arizona-Nevada Acad. Sci. 32: 50 (1999) for revised nomenclature.
full nameGrusonia parishii (Orcutt) Pinkava
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym   Element Code  PDCAC0D2H0
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 Mon, Nov. 29, 2021 from

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