CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record puccinellia_parishii - Mon, Nov. 29, 2021 06:48 ET c
Puccinellia parishii
common nameParish's alkali grass
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life formannual herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.1
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.1: Seriously endangered in California
state rank
S1      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
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Topographic quads (1):
Lucerne Valley (131B) 3411648
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Kern (KRN), San Bernardino (SBD), Arizona (AZ), Colorado (CO), New Mexico (NM)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Meadows and seeps (Medws)(alkaline springs and seeps)
blooming period Apr-May  
elevation range700 - 1000 meters
Known in CA only from Rabbit Springs, where confirmed in 1992. Occurrence from Edwards AFB, KRN Co. (186D) is misidentified P. simplex. State-listed as Endangered in NM. Threatened by groundwater pumping, flood control, and trampling. See Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 41:157 (1928) for original description.
full namePuccinellia parishii Hitchc.
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Additional information:
standard acronym  PUPA Element Code  PMPOA530T0
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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 Mon, Nov. 29, 2021 from

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