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Centromadia parryi ssp. congdonii
Common Name: Congdon's tarplant
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Hemizonia parryi ssp. congdonii
Element Code: PDAST4R0P1
Full Name: Centromadia parryi (Greene) Greene ssp. congdonii (Rob. & Greenm.) B.G. Baldwin

2011 Neal Kramer
Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from CDFW
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 98
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    9 17 32 14 15 11
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    44 54
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Presumed Extirpated
    83 6 9
Notes Glossary
  • Severely threatened by development. Possibly threatened by grazing and non-native plants. A synonym of Hemizonia parryi ssp. congdonii in TJM (1993). See Botanical Gazette 22:169 (1896) for original description, and Novon 9:462-471 (1999) for revised nomenclature.
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  • Date Added: 1994-01-01
  • Last Update: 2013-08-20
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 0 - 230 meters
  • California Endemic: yes
  • Other States:
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Alameda (ALA),  Contra Costa (CCA),  Monterey (MNT),  Santa Clara (SCL),  Santa Cruz (SCR) *,  San Luis Obispo (SLO),  San Mateo (SMT),  Solano (SOL) *
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Arroyo Grande NE (221A) 3512025,  Pismo Beach (221B) 3512026,  San Luis Obispo (246C) 3512036,  Soledad (342A)? 3612143,  Palo Escrito Peak (342B)* 3612144,  Gonzales (364C) 3612154,  Natividad (365A) 3612165,  Salinas (365B) 3612166,  Spreckels (365C) 3612156,  Chualar (365D) 3612155,  Seaside (366D) 3612157,  Watsonville East (386B)* 3612186,  Prunedale (386C)(*?) 3612176,  Watsonville West (387A) 3612187,  Moss Landing (387D) 3612177,  Milpitas (427B) 3712148,  San Jose East (427D)* 3712137,  Mountain View (428A) 3712241,  Palo Alto (428B) 3712242,  Altamont (445B) 3712166,  Livermore (446A) 3712167,  Dublin (446B) 3712168,  Niles (446C) 3712158,  La Costa Valley (446D) 3712157,  Hayward (447A)* 3712261,  San Leandro (447B)* 3712262,  Newark (447D) 3712251,  Brentwood (463B) 3712186,  Byron Hot Springs (463C) 3712176,  Diablo (464C) 3712178,  Tassajara (464D) 3712177,  Walnut Creek (465A)* 3712281,  Denverton (481B) 3812128,  Benicia (482C)* 3812212,  Vine Hill (482D) 3812211
  • 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. This data should NOT be substituted for pre-project review or for on-site surveys.
Presumed Extant Presumed Extirpated or Unknown 1689
Links to Leading Resources of Taxon Information
Suggested Citation
California Native Plant Society, Rare Plant Program. . Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants of California (online edition, v8-03). Website http://www.rareplants.cnps.org [accessed ].

3512025=Arroyo Grande NE (221A) 3512025;3512026=Pismo Beach (221B) 3512026;3512036=San Luis Obispo (246C) 3512036;3612143=Soledad (342A)? 3612143;3612144=Palo Escrito Peak (342B)* 3612144;3612154=Gonzales (364C) 3612154;3612165=Natividad (365A) 3612165;3612166=Salinas (365B) 3612166;3612156=Spreckels (365C) 3612156;3612155=Chualar (365D) 3612155;3612157=Seaside (366D) 3612157;3612186=Watsonville East (386B)* 3612186;3612176=Prunedale (386C)(*?) 3612176;3612187=Watsonville West (387A) 3612187;3612177=Moss Landing (387D) 3612177;3712148=Milpitas (427B) 3712148;3712137=San Jose East (427D)* 3712137;3712241=Mountain View (428A) 3712241;3712242=Palo Alto (428B) 3712242;3712166=Altamont (445B) 3712166;3712167=Livermore (446A) 3712167;3712168=Dublin (446B) 3712168;3712158=Niles (446C) 3712158;3712157=La Costa Valley (446D) 3712157;3712261=Hayward (447A)* 3712261;3712262=San Leandro (447B)* 3712262;3712251=Newark (447D) 3712251;3712186=Brentwood (463B) 3712186;3712176=Byron Hot Springs (463C) 3712176;3712178=Diablo (464C) 3712178;3712177=Tassajara (464D) 3712177;3712281=Walnut Creek (465A)* 3712281;3812128=Denverton (481B) 3812128;3812212=Benicia (482C)* 3812212;3812211=Vine Hill (482D) 3812211