CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
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Status: record legenere_limosa - Sat, Dec. 4, 2021, 03:43 ET b
Legenere limosa
common namelegenere
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life formannual herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.1
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.1: Seriously 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 (36):
Salinas (365B) 3612166, Gilroy (406D) 3712115, Mindego Hill (428C) 3712232, Mendenhall Springs (445C) 3712156, Escalon (460C)* 3712078, Wallace (477B) 3812028, Clements (478A) 3812121, Lodi North (479A) 3812123, Denverton (481B) 3812128, Cuttings Wharf (483A) 3812223, Carbondale (495A) 3812141, Sloughhouse (495B) 3812142, Clay (495C) 3812132, Goose Creek (495D) 3812131, Elk Grove (496A) 3812143, Florin (496B) 3812144, Bruceville (496C) 3812134, Galt (496D) 3812133, Elmira (498C)* 3812138, Dozier (498D) 3812137, Fairfield North (499D)* 3812231, Glen Ellen (501D)* 3812235, Sebastopol (502A) 3812247, Buffalo Creek (511C) 3812152, Rio Linda (512B) 3812164, Carmichael (512D) 3812153, Roseville (528D) 3812173, Whispering Pines (533C) 3812276, Middletown (533D) 3812275, Kelseyville (534A) 3812287, Browns Valley (543B) 3912124, Henleyville (595A) 3912283, Gerber (610C) 4012212, Balls Ferry (628B) 4012242, Dales (628D) 4012231, Enterprise (647D) 4012253
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Alameda (ALA), Lake (LAK), Monterey (MNT), Napa (NAP), Placer (PLA), Sacramento (SAC), Santa Clara (SCL), Shasta (SHA), San Joaquin (SJQ), San Mateo (SMT), Solano (SOL), Sonoma (SON), Stanislaus (STA)*, Tehama (TEH), Yuba (YUB)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Vernal pools (VnPls)
blooming period Apr-Jun  
elevation range1 - 880 meters
Many historical occurrences extirpated. Threatened by grazing, road widening, non-native plants, and development. See Pittonia 2:81 (1890) for original description, North American Flora 32(1):13-14 (1943) for revised nomenclature, and Wasmann Journal of Biology 33(1-2):91 (1975) for distributional information.
full nameLegenere limosa (Greene) McVaugh
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  LELI Element Code  PDCAM0C010
CNPS chapter link chapter content  Sacramento Valley page for this species
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 Sat, Dec. 4, 2021 from

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