Streptanthus cordatus var. piutensis
Common Name: Piute Mountains jewel-flower
Family: Brassicaceae
Synonyms:
Element Code: PDBRA2G0D2
Full Name: Streptanthus cordatus Nutt. var. piutensis J.T. Howell
USDA PLANTS Symbol: STCOP

Biology Glossary
  • Lifeform: perennial herb
  • Blooming Period: May - July
  • Habitat: clay or metamorphic.
    • Broadleafed upland forest
    • Closed-cone coniferous forest
    • Pinyon and juniper woodland
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 6
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    1 2 0 0 0 3
  • Population Status:
    Historic
    >20 yrs
    Recent
    <=20 yrs
    2 4
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    6 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • Threatened by wind energy development. See Leaflets of Western Botany 10:31 (1963) for original description.
  • To submit rare plant observation data, use the CNDDB field survey form. Please see also the CNPS Rare Plant Data page.
  • Date Added: 1980-01-01
  • Last Update: 2013-04-29
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 1095 - 1825 meters
  • California Endemic: yes
  • States: California
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Kern (KRN)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Cache Peak (211B) 35118B2,  Tehachapi NE (212A) 35118B3,  Emerald Mtn. (237D) 35118C3,  Lake Isabella South (260C) 35118E4,  Miracle Hot Springs (261D) 35118E5
  • 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 1495
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 ].
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CA
35118B2=Cache Peak (211B) 35118B2;35118B3=Tehachapi NE (212A) 35118B3;35118C3=Emerald Mtn. (237D) 35118C3;35118E4=Lake Isabella South (260C) 35118E4;35118E5=Miracle Hot Springs (261D) 35118E5