Agave utahensis var. eborispina
Common Name: ivory-spined agave
Family: Agavaceae
Element Code: PMAGA010S1
Full Name: Agave utahensis (Englem.) Gentry var. eborispina (Hester) Breitung

2006 James M. Andre
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
    1 0 0 0 0 4
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    4 1
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    5 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • Known in CA only from the Nopah Range. See A. utahensis in The Jepson Manual (1993). On watch list in NV. See Cactus and Succulent Journal 14:131 (1943) for original description and 32:20 (1960) 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: 1980-01-01
  • Last Update: 2011-02-08
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 945 - 1370 meters
  • California Endemic: no
  • States: California, Nevada
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Inyo (INY)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    North of Tecopa Pass (275A) 35116H1,  Tecopa Pass (275D) 35116G1,  Twelvemile Spring (298C)? 36116A2
  • 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 1804
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 [accessed ].

35116H1=North of Tecopa Pass (275A) 35116H1;35116G1=Tecopa Pass (275D) 35116G1;36116A2=Twelvemile Spring (298C)? 36116A2