CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record linanthus_bellus - Sat, Nov. 27, 2021 13:24 ET c
Linanthus bellus
common namedesert beauty
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Bob Patterson © 1986 CNPS  Follow image link for photo data.
life formannual herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 2B.1
LIST 2B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California, but more common elsewhere.
     0.1: Seriously endangered in California
state rank
S2      ranking system key
global rank
G2G3   G2G3: Intermediate between G2 and G3
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (9):
Jacumba (007B) 3211662, Live Oak Springs (008A) 3211663, Cameron Corners (008B) 3211664, Tierra Del Sol (008D) 3211653, Sombrero Peak (019D) 3211673, Descanso (020D) 3211675, Bucksnort Mountain (048A) 3311645, Beauty Mountain (048B) 3311646, Warner Springs (048C) 3311636
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
San Diego (SDG), Baja California (BA)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Chaparral (Chprl)(sandy)
blooming period Apr-May  
elevation range1000 - 1400 meters
Threatened by wind energy development and vehicles. Possibly threatened by grazing and non-native plants.
full nameLinanthus bellus (Gray) Greene
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  LIBE Element Code  PDPLM09070
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, Nov. 27, 2021 from

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