Botrychium lineare
Common Name: slender moonwort
Family: Ophioglossaceae
Element Code: PPOPH01120
Full Name: Botrychium lineare W.H. Wagner

Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 1
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    0 0 0 0 0 1
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    1 0
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    1 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • Known in CA from only one small occurrence near Piute Pass. Only ten occurrences rangewide, some historical. Threatened by fire suppression, grazing, mining, non-native plants, urbanization, logging, and habitat disturbance. Not in The Jepson Manual. Endangered in OR, and state-listed as Sensitive in WA. See American Fern Journal 84(1):5 (1994) 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: 2001-01-01
  • Last Update: 2011-02-02
Location Glossary
  • Elevation:
  • California Endemic: no
  • States: California, !AK, Colorado, Idaho, !MN, !MT, Nevada, Oregon, !SD, Utah, Washington, Wyoming
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Fresno (FRE)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Monache Mountain (306B) 36118B2,  Templeton Mtn. (329C) 36118C2,  Mt. Henry (395A) 37118B7
  • 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 1837
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 ].

36118B2=Monache Mountain (306B) 36118B2;36118C2=Templeton Mtn. (329C) 36118C2;37118B7=Mt. Henry (395A) 37118B7