Chloropyron tecopense
Common Name: Tecopa bird's-beak
Family: Orobanchaceae
Synonyms: Cordylanthus tecopensis
Element Code: PDSCR0J0Q0
Full Name: Chloropyron tecopense (Munz & J.C. Roos) Tank & J.M. Egger

2011 Duncan S. Bell
Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 6
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    0 3 1 0 0 2
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    1 5
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    6 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • Known in CA from approximately five occurrences. Possibly threatened by hydrological alterations. Threatened in NV. See Aliso 3(2):111-129 (1955) 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: 1974-01-01
  • Last Update: 2011-03-29
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 60 - 900 meters
  • California Endemic: no
  • States: California, Nevada
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Inyo (INY),  San Bernardino (SBD)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Old Ibex Pass (252B) 35116F4,  Resting Spring (275B) 35116H2,  Tecopa (275C) 35116G2,  Shoshone (276A) 35116H3,  Bole Spring (322D)* 36116C3
  • 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 505
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 ].

35116F4=Old Ibex Pass (252B) 35116F4;35116H2=Resting Spring (275B) 35116H2;35116G2=Tecopa (275C) 35116G2;35116H3=Shoshone (276A) 35116H3;36116C3=Bole Spring (322D)* 36116C3