Species Details

Monardella exilis

Mojave monardella

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Scientific Name:
Monardella exilis (A. Gray) Greene
Common Name:
Mojave monardella
Family: Lamiaceae
Element Code:
USDA Plants Symbol: MOEX
Synonyms/Other Names:
Lifeform: annual herb
Blooming Period: Apr-Sep
Elevation:
600 - 2050 meters
1970 - 6725 feet
General Habitat:
  • Chenopod scrub
  • Desert dunes
  • Great Basin scrub
  • Joshua tree "woodland"
  • Lower montane coniferous forest
  • Mojavean desert scrub
  • Pinyon and juniper woodland
General Micro Habitat:
Micro Habitat:
  • Sandy
Notes:
Threats:
Urbanization, habitat loss, energy development, vehicles, grazing.
Taxonomy:
Intergrades with M. candicans in sSN.
Other:
Total Occurrences: 0
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
0 0 0 0 0 0
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 0
Recent <=20 Years 0
Presence:
Presumed Extant 0
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Notes:
Definitions of codes following a county and/or quad:
* Presumed extirpated
(?) Occurrence confirmed, but possibly extirpated
Quad and county data is imported from the CNDDB. Species may be present in other areas where conditions are favorable. These data should NOT be substituted for pre-project review or for on-site surveys.

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Presumed Extant
Counties   Quads
CNPS Status Review: Proposed Addition to California Rare Plant Rank 4.2, G3 / S3
Original Description: Synoptical Flora of North America, 2nd ed., 2(1): 358 (1886)
Revised Nomenclature: Pittonia 5: 86 (1902)
Taxonomic Treatment: Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 12: 88 (1925)