CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record plagiobothrys_torreyi_var._torreyi - Mon, Jun. 25, 2018 07:54 ET c
Plagiobothrys torreyi var. torreyi
common nameYosemite popcornflower
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life formannual herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.2
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
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Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
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Topographic quads (8):
Shaver Lake (397D) 3711913, Kaiser Peak (416C) 3711932, Half Dome (437A) 3711965, El Capitan (437B) 3711966, Wawona (437C) 3711956, El Portal (438A) 3711967, Yosemite Falls (455D) 3711975, Lake Eleanor (456A) 3711987
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Counties, states, regions:
Fresno (FRE), Mariposa (MPA), Tuolumne (TUO)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Lower montane coniferous forest (LCFrs)
•Meadows and seeps (Medws)
blooming period Apr-Jun  
elevation range1200 - 1370 meters
Known only from the Yosemite Valley. Threatened by foot traffic and recreational activities. Taxonomic status of vars. torreyi and diffusus need research. See Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 10:58 (1874) for original description and 20:284 (1885) for revised nomenclature.
full namePlagiobothrys torreyi (Gray) Gray var. torreyi
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Additional information:
standard acronym  PLTOT Element Code  PDBOR0V152
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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, Jun. 25, 2018 from

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