CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record menodora_spinescens_var._mohavensis - Sun, Dec. 5, 2021, 06:58 ET b
Menodora spinescens var. mohavensis
common nameMojave menodora
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life form deciduous shrub
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.2
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
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S2      ranking system key
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G4T2      ranking system key
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
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Topographic quads (11):
Dale Lake (100B) 3411526, Queen Mountain (102D) 3411611, Silver Bell Mine (155A) 3411665, Camp Rock Mine (155B)? 3411666, Ord Mountain (156A) 3411667, Nebo (181B) 3411688, Minneola (181D) 3411677, Barstow (182A) 3411781, Barstow SE (182D) 3411771, Mud Hills (207D) 3511711, Ivanpah (225D) 3511533
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Inyo (INY), San Bernardino (SBD)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Mojavean desert scrub (MDScr)/Andesite gravel, rocky hillsides, canyons
blooming period Apr-May  
elevation range690 - 2000 meters
Known from fewer than twenty occurrences. Need quads for INY Co. Threatened by wind energy development. Potentially threatened by vehicles. Not in The Jepson Manual (1993). See Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 19:78-176 (1932) for original description.
full nameMenodora spinescens A. Gray var. mohavensis Steyerm.
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Additional information:
standard acronym   Element Code  PDOLE09061
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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 Sun, Dec. 5, 2021 from

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