CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-16sep 9-2-16
Status: record cirsium_praeteriens - Wed, Oct. 26, 2016 17:06 ET c
Cirsium praeteriens
common namelost thistle
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life formperennial herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1A
LIST 1A: Presumed extinct in California.
state rank
SX      ranking system key
global rank
GX      ranking system key
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
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Topographic quads (1):
Palo Alto (428B)* 3712242
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Santa Clara (SCL)*
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•unknown
blooming period Jun-Jul  
elevation range0 - 100 meters
Known from only two collections from Palo Alto (last in 1901). Perhaps represents a casual introduction from the Old World. Not in The Jepson Manual. See Contributions from the Gray Herbarium 53:19 (1918) for original description.
full nameCirsium praeteriens J.F. Macbride
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym   Element Code  PDAST2E2B0
Jepson Online Jepson Interchange  Jepson Manual and other resources
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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 Wed, Oct. 26, 2016 from

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