Coryphantha vivipara var. rosea
Common Name: viviparous foxtail cactus
Family: Cactaceae
Synonyms: Escobaria vivipara var. rosea
Element Code: PDCAC0X0G8
Full Name: Coryphantha vivipara (Nutt.) Britt. & Rose var. rosea (Clokey) L. Benson
USDA PLANTS Symbol: ESVIR2

Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 15
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    0 1 0 0 0 14
  • Population Status:
    Historic
    >20 yrs
    Recent
    <=20 yrs
    10 5
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    15 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • Known in CA from fewer than 10 occurrences. Threatened by horticultural collecting. A synonym of Escobaria vivipara var. rosea in The Jepson Manual. See Madroño 7(3):75 (1943) 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: 1980-01-01
  • Last Update: 2013-06-12
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 1250 - 2700 meters
  • California Endemic: no
  • States: California, Arizona, Nevada
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    San Bernardino (SBD)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Pinto Valley (200A) 35115B3,  Mid Hills (200B) 35115B4,  Ivanpah (225D) 35115C3,  Mescal Range (226A) 35115D5,  Valley Wells (226B) 35115D6,  Pachalka Spring (249C) 35115E6,  Clark Mtn. (249D) 35115E5
  • 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 516
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 http://www.rareplants.cnps.org [accessed ].
-115.25,35.25

CA,AZ,NV
35115B3=Pinto Valley (200A) 35115B3;35115B4=Mid Hills (200B) 35115B4;35115C3=Ivanpah (225D) 35115C3;35115D5=Mescal Range (226A) 35115D5;35115D6=Valley Wells (226B) 35115D6;35115E6=Pachalka Spring (249C) 35115E6;35115E5=Clark Mtn. (249D) 35115E5