CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record mentzelia_inyoensis - Fri, Nov. 26, 2021 21:16 ET c
Mentzelia inyoensis
common nameInyo blazing star
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life formperennial herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.3
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.3: Not very 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
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (10):
Horse Thief Springs (274C) 3511578, Ubehebe Peak (349A) 3611765, Nelson Range (349C) 3611756, Bee Springs Canyon (372D) 3611871, Hanging Rock Canyon (390B) 3711726, Mount Thompson (394A) 3711825, Blanco Mountain (412B)? 3711842, Laws (413A)? 3711843, Tungsten Hills (414D)? 3711835, Dyer (431A) 3711861
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Inyo (INY), Mono (MNO), Nevada (NV)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Great Basin scrub (GBScr)
•Pinyon and juniper woodland (PJWld)/rocky, sometimes carbonate
blooming period Apr-Oct  
elevation range1158 - 1980 meters
See Madrono 51(4): 379 (2004) for original description.
full nameMentzelia inyoensis H.J. Thompson & Prigge
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  MEIN15 Element Code  PDLOA032Z0
CalFlora species this taxon    CalFlora genus related taxa
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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 Fri, Nov. 26, 2021 from

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