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Status: record lycium_brevipes_var._hassei - Thu, Mar. 26, 2015 23:33 ET c
Lycium brevipes var. hassei
common nameSanta Catalina Island desert-thorn
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life form deciduous shrub
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.1
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.1: Seriously endangered in California
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CA state listingNone  
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Topographic quads (5):
San Clemente (052A) 3311745, San Pedro (073A) 3311863, San Clemente Island Central (SCMC), San Clemente Island North (SCMN)*, Santa Catalina Island East (SCTE)*
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Counties, states, regions:
Los Angeles (LAX), Orange (ORA), San Clemente Isl. (SCM)*, Santa Catalina Isl. (SCT)*
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CNPS habitats•Coastal bluff scrub (CBScr)
•Coastal scrub (CoScr)
blooming period Jun(Aug),   Months in parentheses are uncommon.
elevation range-65 - 300 meters
Rediscovered on the Palos Verdes Peninsula (LAX Co.) by A. Sanders in 1976. Only a few plants are known; the occurrence was diminished by grading in the 1930's. Only two wild specimens were known from the Channel Islands; one died in 1908, the other in 1936. See Pittonia 1:222 (1888) for original description, and Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 19:256-257 (1932) for taxonomic treatment.
full nameLycium brevipes Benth var. hassei (Greene) Hitchc.
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standard acronym  LYBRH Element Code  PDSOL0G0N0
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2015. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-15feb). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Thu, Mar. 26, 2015 from

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