CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-16sep 9-2-16
Status: record brodiaea_pallida - Thu, Oct. 27, 2016 02:51 ET c
Brodiaea pallida
common nameChinese Camp brodiaea
CalPhotos image
more photos
© 1999 John Game  Follow image link for photo data.
life form bulbiferous 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
G1     G1: Less than 6 occurrences OR less than 1,000 individuals OR less than 2,000 acres.
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingEndangered  11/78
federal listingThreatened  09/14/98
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (4):
Sonora (458B) 3712084, Chinese Camp (458C) 3712074, New Melones Dam (459A) 3712085, Copperopolis (459B) 3712086
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Calaveras (CAL), Tuolumne (TUO)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Cismontane woodland (CmWld)
•Valley and foothill grassland (VFGrs)/vernal streambeds, often serpentinite
blooming period May-Jun  
elevation range385 - 385 meters
Known from only two occurrences near Chinese Camp. Part of one occurrence destroyed by construction in 1982; remainder threatened by residential development. Hybridizes with B. elegans ssp. elegans. See Leaflets of Western Botany 2:129-130 (1938) for original description.
full nameBrodiaea pallida Hoov.
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  BRPA2 Element Code  PMLIL0C0C0
CalFlora species this taxon    CalFlora genus related taxa
Jepson Online Jepson Interchange  Jepson Manual and other resources
Google search
search Google CNPS website    search Google entire web

Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2016. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-16sep). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Thu, Oct. 27, 2016 from

pick and add to Plant Pressexplain the meaning of the fieldsCNPS.ORGQuestions and CommentsHOMELOGIN (you are guest anonymous)   Web Oriented Database Home