Can be confused with D. formosa. See Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences IV 20:143 (1931) for original description, and Brittonia 13:1-57 (1961) for taxonomic treatment. Possibly threatened by trampling.
California Counties and Islands:name (code) Fresno (FRE), Tulare (TUL)
Quads:name (DWR code) USGS code Camp Nelson (308A) 36118B5, Mineral King (331A) 36118D5, Silver City (331B) 36118D6, Moses Mtn. (331C) 36118C6, Quinn Peak (331D) 36118C5, Mt. Silliman (353B) 36118F6, Lodgepole (353C) 36118E6, Triple Divide Peak (353D) 36118E5, Muir Grove (354A) 36118F7, General Grant Grove (354B) 36118F8, Rough Spur (375B) 36118H8, Pickel Meadow (489D) 38119C5
Definitions of codes preceding a county and/or quad:
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.
Quad data is not available for all List 3 and 4 plants. For those that do contain this data, it has not been quality controlled and is potentially incomplete, inaccurate, and/or out of date. Please use caution when referencing this information. We are currently working hard to maintain this data and hope to provide accurate and up to date information in the near future.