CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record hulsea_brevifolia - Sun, Dec. 5, 2021, 06:21 ET b
Hulsea brevifolia
common nameshort-leaved hulsea
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Brother Alfred Brousseau © 1995 Saint Mary's College of California  Follow image link for photo data.
life formperennial herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.2
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
state rank
S3      ranking system key
global rank
G3     G3: 21-80 occurrences or 3,000-10,000 individuals OR 10,000-50,000 acres
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (22):
Muir Grove (354A) 3611867, Cedar Grove (374C) 3611876, Dogtooth Peak (396A) 3711921, Huntington Lake (396B) 3711922, Musick Mountain (397A) 3711923, Balloon Dome (416B) 3711942, Kaiser Peak (416C) 3711932, Little Shuteye Peak (417B) 3711944, Shuteye Peak (417C) 3711934, Mammoth Pool Dam (417D) 3711933, White Chief Mountain (418A) 3711945, Mammoth Mountain (435A) 3711961, Crystal Crag (435D) 3711951, Sing Peak (436C) 3711954, Half Dome (437A) 3711965, El Capitan (437B) 3711966, Wawona (437C) 3711956, Mariposa Grove (437D) 3711955, Tenaya Lake (454C) 3711974, Tamarack Flat (455C) 3711976, Yosemite Falls (455D) 3711975, Ackerson Mountain (456D) 3711977
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
El Dorado (ELD), Fresno (FRE), Madera (MAD), Mariposa (MPA), Tulare (TUL), Tuolumne (TUO)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Lower montane coniferous forest (LCFrs)
•Upper montane coniferous forest (UCFrs)/granitic or volcanic, gravelly or sandy
blooming period May-Aug  
elevation range1500 - 3200 meters
Threatened by foot traffic, vehicles, logging, vegetation clearing, erosion and road maintenance. See Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 7:359 (1867) for original description, and Brittonia 27(3):228-244 (1975) for taxonomic treatment.
full nameHulsea brevifolia Gray
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  HUBR Element Code  PDAST4Z020
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, Dec. 5, 2021 from

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