Species Details

Acmispon argyraeus var. multicaulis

scrub lotus

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Scientific Name:
Acmispon argyraeus (Greene) Brouillet var. multicaulis (Ottley) Brouillet
Common Name:
scrub lotus
Family: Fabaceae
Element Code: PDFAB2A052
USDA Plants Symbol:
Synonyms/Other Names:
Lifeform: perennial herb
Blooming Period: Apr-Jun
Elevation:
1200 - 1500 meters
3935 - 4920 feet
General Habitat:
  • Pinyon and juniper woodland (granitic)
General Micro Habitat:
Micro Habitat:
Notes:
See University of California Publications in Botany 10:211 (1923) for original description, and Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 25:128-206 (1981) for taxonomic treatment.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
Total Occurrences: 24
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
1 1 0 0 0 22
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 6
Recent <=20 Years 18
Presence:
Presumed Extant 24
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
San Bernardino (SBD)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Castle Peaks (3511532), Columbia Mtn. (3511514), Hart Peak (3511531), Ivanpah (3511533), Mescal Range (3511545), Pinto Valley (3511523)
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
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