CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record layia_munzii - Thu, Dec. 2, 2021, 17:39 ET b
Layia munzii
common nameMunz's tidy-tips
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life formannual 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
S2      ranking system key
global rank
G2     G2: 6-20 occurrences OR 1,000-3,000 individuals OR 2,000-10,000 acres
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (27):
Cuyama (192A) 3411985, Arvin (214A) 3511827, Wells Ranch (217C) 3511916, Elkhorn Hills (217D) 3511915, Painted Rock (218A) 3511927, Chimineas Ranch (218B) 3511928, Simmler (243C) 3511938, Mckittrick Summit (243D) 3511937, La Panza NE (244A) 3512041, California Valley (244D) 3512031, Pond (264A)* 3511963, Lost Hills NE (265A)* 3511965, Lost Hills NW (265B) 3511966, Lost Hills (265C) 3511956, Semitropic (265D) 3511955, Emigrant Hill (266B) 3511968, Orchard Peak (267B) 3512062, Cholame (268A) 3512063, Tent Hills (291C) 3512072, Five Points (337A) 3612041, San Joaquin (359C) 3612052, Tranquillity (360A) 3612063, Coit Ranch (360B) 3612064, Levis (360C) 3612054, Panoche (362D) 3612057, Firebaugh (381C) 3612074, Laguna Seca Ranch (383D) 3612077
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Fresno (FRE), Kern (KRN), San Benito (SBT), San Luis Obispo (SLO)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Chenopod scrub (ChScr)
•Valley and foothill grassland (VFGrs)(alkaline clay)
blooming period Mar-Apr  
elevation range150 - 700 meters
Historical occurrences need field surveys. Threatened by non-native plants. Possibly threatened by vehicles and foot traffic. Similar to L. jonesii and L. leucopappa.
full nameLayia munzii Keck
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  LAMU2 Element Code  PDAST5N0B0
CalFlora species this taxon    CalFlora genus related taxa
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 Thu, Dec. 2, 2021 from

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