Hosackia oblongifolia var. cuprea
Common Name: copper-flowered bird's-foot trefoil
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Lotus cupreus, Lotus oblongifolius var. cupreus
Element Code: PDFAB2A0W1
Full Name: Hosackia oblongifolia Benth. var. cuprea (Greene) Brouillet

Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 5
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    0 0 0 0 0 5
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    5 0
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    5 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • See Leaflets of Botanical Observation and Criticism 1:74 (1904) for original description, and University of California Publications in Botany 10:206 (1923) for revised nomenclature.
  • To submit rare plant observation data, use the CNDDB field survey form. Please see also the CNPS Rare Plant Data page.
  • Date Added: 1974-01-01
  • Last Update: 2010-09-16
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 2400 - 2750 meters
  • California Endemic: yes
  • States: California
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Tulare (TUL)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Camp Nelson (308A) 36118B5,  Silver City (331B) 36118D6,  Moses Mtn. (331C) 36118C6,  Mt. Silliman (353B) 36118F6,  Muir Grove (354A) 36118F7
  • Notes:
      Definitions of codes preceding a county and/or quad:
      * Presumed extirpated
      ? Uncertain about distribution or identity
      ?* Uncertain about distribution, but presumed extirpated if once present
      (?) Occurrence confirmed, but possibly extirpated
      Species may be present in other areas where conditions are favorable.
Presumed Extant Presumed Extirpated or Unknown 1008
Links to Leading Resources of Taxon Information
Suggested Citation
CNPS, Rare Plant Program. . Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v8-02). California Native Plant Society, Sacramento, CA. Website http://www.rareplants.cnps.org [accessed ].

36118B5=Camp Nelson (308A) 36118B5;36118D6=Silver City (331B) 36118D6;36118C6=Moses Mtn. (331C) 36118C6;36118F6=Mt. Silliman (353B) 36118F6;36118F7=Muir Grove (354A) 36118F7