CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
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Status: record lewisia_cantelovii - Thu, Dec. 2, 2021, 10:59 ET b
Lewisia cantelovii
common nameCantelow's lewisia
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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 (21):
Alleghany (557A) 3912047, Pike (557B) 3912048, North Bloomfield (557C) 3912038, Washington (557D) 3912037, French Corral (558C) 3912132, Nevada City (558D) 3912131, Goodyears Bar (573C) 3912058, Downieville (573D) 3912057, Strawberry Valley (574D) 3912151, Brush Creek (575A) 3912163, Onion Valley (589C) 3912078, Dogwood Peak (590D) 3912171, Storrie (591A) 3912183, Pulga (591C) 3912174, Soapstone Hill (591D) 3912173, Caribou (606C) 4012112, Belden (607D) 4012113, Hanland Peak (665A) 4012283, Lamoine (665B) 4012284, Bohemotash Mountain (665C) 4012274, Shoeinhorse Mountain (681D) 4112211
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Butte (BUT), Nevada (NEV), Plumas (PLU), Shasta (SHA), Sierra (SIE), Yuba (YUB)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Broadleafed upland forest (BUFrs)
•Chaparral (Chprl)
•Cismontane woodland (CmWld)
•Lower montane coniferous forest (LCFrs)/mesic, granitic, sometimes serpentinite seeps
blooming period May-Oct  
elevation range330 - 1370 meters
Threatened by horticultural collecting and road maintenance. Possibly threatened by non-native plants, mining and logging. Does not include L. serrata. See Leaflets of Western Botany 3(6):139 (1942) for original description, and Fremontia 25(1):15-19 (1997) for genetic study of relationship to L. serrata.
full nameLewisia cantelovii J.T. Howell
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  LECA11 Element Code  PDPOR04020
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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