Chenopodium littoreum
Common Name: coastal goosefoot
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Element Code: PDCHE091Z0
Full Name: Chenopodium littoreum Benet-Pierce & M.G. Simpson

2011 CNPS, San Luis Obispo Chapter
Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 13
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    0 0 0 0 1 12
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    7 6
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    12 0 1
Notes Glossary
  • Possibly threatened by recreational activities, vehicles, and non-native plants. Previously identified as C. carnosulum var. patagonicum. See Madroño 57(1):64-72 (2010) 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: 2011-06-01
  • Last Update: 2013-01-10
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 10 - 30 meters
  • California Endemic: yes
  • States: California
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Los Angeles (LAX),  Santa Barbara (SBA),  San Luis Obispo (SLO)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Venice (090B) 33118H4,  Surf (171A) 34120F5,  Casmalia (196D) 34120G5,  Oceano (221D) 35120A5,  Morro Bay South (247D) 35120C7
  • 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 3501
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 ].

33118H4=Venice (090B) 33118H4;34120F5=Surf (171A) 34120F5;34120G5=Casmalia (196D) 34120G5;35120A5=Oceano (221D) 35120A5;35120C7=Morro Bay South (247D) 35120C7