Species Details

Astragalus allochrous var. playanus

playa milk-vetch

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Scientific Name:
Astragalus allochrous Gray var. playanus (Jones) Isely
Common Name:
playa milk-vetch
Family: Fabaceae
Element Code: PDFAB0F0C1
USDA Plants Symbol:
Synonyms/Other Names:
CA Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2
Fed List: None
State List: None
Global Rank: G4T4
State Rank:
S2
Other Status:
CRPR Changes:
changed from 2.2 to 2B.2 on 2013-06-12
Add Date: 1994-01-01
Date Edited: 2021-05-26
Lifeform: perennial herb
Blooming Period: Apr
Elevation:
800 - 800 meters
2625 - 2625 feet
General Habitat:
  • Mojavean desert scrub (sandy)
General Micro Habitat:
Micro Habitat:
Notes:
Known in CA only from two occurrences near Goffs. Includes A. wootoni var. wootoni. See Contributions to Western Botany 8:6 (1898) for original description.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
Total Occurrences: 8
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
0 0 0 0 0 8
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 4
Recent <=20 Years 4
Presence:
Presumed Extant 8
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
Arizona (AZ), California (CA), Colorado (CO), New Mexico (NM), Texas (TX), Utah (UT)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
San Bernardino (SBD)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Goffs (3411581), Homer (3411488), Ivanpah (3511533), 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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