CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record oreonana_purpurascens - Thu, Dec. 2, 2021, 17:29 ET b
Oreonana purpurascens
common namepurple mountain-parsley
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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 (9):
Camp Nelson (308A) 3611825, Sentinel Peak (308D) 3611815, Woodville (310C) 3611912, Silver City (331B) 3611846, Moses Mountain (331C) 3611836, Quinn Peak (331D) 3611835, Sphinx Lakes (353A) 3611865, Mount Silliman (353B) 3611866, Muir Grove (354A) 3611867
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Tulare (TUL)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Broadleafed upland forest (BUFrs)
•Subalpine coniferous forest (SCFrs)
•Upper montane coniferous forest (UCFrs)/usually metamorphic
blooming period May-Jun  
elevation range2395 - 2865 meters
Threatened by road construction, logging, and trampling. See Madroņo 26(3):128-134 (1979) for original description, and Fremontia 9(3):22-25 (1981) for species account.
full nameOreonana purpurascens Shevock & Const.
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  ORPU5 Element Code  PDAPI1G020
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 Thu, Dec. 2, 2021 from

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