CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record lycopodium_clavatum - Sat, Dec. 4, 2021, 21:21 ET b
Lycopodium clavatum
common namerunning-pine
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life form rhizomatous herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 4.1
LIST 4: Limited distribution (Watch List).
     0.1: Seriously endangered in California
state rank
S3      ranking system key
global rank
G5     G5: demonstrably secure to ineradicable
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Counties, states, regions:
Del Norte (DNT), Humboldt (HUM), Mendocino (MEN), Sonoma (SON), Alaska (AK), Conneticut (CT), District of Columbia (DC), Delaware (DE), Georgia (GA), Iowa (IA), Idaho (ID), Illinois (IL), Indiana (IN), Kentucky (KY), Massachusetts (MA), Maryland (MD), Maine (ME), Michigan (MI), Minnesota (MN), Montana (MT), North Carolina (NC), New Hampshire (NH), New Jersey (NJ), New Mexico (NM), New York (NY), Ohio (OH), Oregon (OR), Pennsylvania (PA), Rhode Island (RI), South America (SA), South Carolina (SC), Tennesee (TN), Virginia (VA), Vermont (VT), Washington (WA), Wisconsin (WI), West Virginia (WV)
  • Pending additional quad-level data, only county data are being provided for List 4 plants.
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)(mesic)
•Marshes and swamps (MshSw)
•North Coast coniferous forest (NCFrs)(mesic)/often edges, openings, and roadsides
blooming period Jun-Aug(Sep),   Months in parentheses are uncommon.
elevation range45 - 1225 meters
Threatened by logging, herbicide application, road construction, and road and trail maintenance. See Fremontia 32(4):20-22 (2004) for natural history.
full nameLycopodium clavatum L.
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Additional information:
standard acronym  LYCL Element Code  PPLYC01080
CNPS chapter link chapter content  North Coast database 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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