Astragalus lentiginosus var. kernensis
Common Name: Kern Plateau milk-vetch
Family: Fabaceae
Element Code: PDFAB0FB98
Full Name: Astragalus lentiginosus Hook. var. kernensis (Jeps.) Barneby

2011 Amber Swanson
Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 47
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    5 6 8 0 0 28
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    6 41
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    47 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • See Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 13:929 (1964) for taxonomic treatment.
  • 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: 2010-03-15
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 2240 - 2750 meters
  • California Endemic: no
  • States: California, Nevada
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Inyo (INY),  Tulare (TUL)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Sacatar Canyon (283A) 35118H1,  Monache Mountain (306B) 36118B2,  Crag Peak (306C) 36118A2,  Bonita Meadows (307D) 36118A3,  Templeton Mtn. (329C) 36118C2,  Kern Lake (330C) 36118C4,  Kern Peak (330D) 36118C3
  • 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 317
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 ].

35118H1=Sacatar Canyon (283A) 35118H1;36118B2=Monache Mountain (306B) 36118B2;36118A2=Crag Peak (306C) 36118A2;36118A3=Bonita Meadows (307D) 36118A3;36118C2=Templeton Mtn. (329C) 36118C2;36118C4=Kern Lake (330C) 36118C4;36118C3=Kern Peak (330D) 36118C3