Nolina cismontana
Common Name: chaparral nolina
Family: Ruscaceae
Element Code: PMAGA080E0
Full Name: Nolina cismontana Dice

2005 Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area
Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 49
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    3 13 2 0 0 31
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    19 30
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    49 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • Threatened by development, agriculture, road construction, and recreational activities. Not in TJM (1993); mentioned as "undescribed sp." under N. parryi. See Novon 5:162 (1995) 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: 2012-11-05
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 140 - 1275 meters
  • California Endemic: yes
  • States: California
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Los Angeles (LAX),  Orange (ORA),  Riverside (RIV),  San Diego (SDG),  Ventura (VEN)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Viejas Mountain (020C) 32116G6,  Rodriquez Mtn. (034B) 33116B8,  Pechanga (050A) 33117D1,  Bonsall (050C) 33117C2,  Pala (050D) 33117C1,  San Clemente (052A) 33117D5,  Sitton Peak (069C) 33117E4,  Santiago Peak (070A) 33117F5,  El Toro (070B) 33117F6,  San Juan Capistrano (070C) 33117E6,  Canada Gobernadora (070D) 33117E5,  Black Star Canyon (087C) 33117G6,  Corona South (087D) 33117G5,  Calabasas (112B) 34118B6,  Thousand Oaks (113A) 34118B7,  Matilija (141A) 34119D3,  White Ledge Peak (141B) 34119D4
  • 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 1985
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 ].

32116G6=Viejas Mountain (020C) 32116G6;33116B8=Rodriquez Mtn. (034B) 33116B8;33117D1=Pechanga (050A) 33117D1;33117C2=Bonsall (050C) 33117C2;33117C1=Pala (050D) 33117C1;33117D5=San Clemente (052A) 33117D5;33117E4=Sitton Peak (069C) 33117E4;33117F5=Santiago Peak (070A) 33117F5;33117F6=El Toro (070B) 33117F6;33117E6=San Juan Capistrano (070C) 33117E6;33117E5=Canada Gobernadora (070D) 33117E5;33117G6=Black Star Canyon (087C) 33117G6;33117G5=Corona South (087D) 33117G5;34118B6=Calabasas (112B) 34118B6;34118B7=Thousand Oaks (113A) 34118B7;34119D3=Matilija (141A) 34119D3;34119D4=White Ledge Peak (141B) 34119D4