Calyptridium pulchellum
Common Name: Mariposa pussypaws
Family: Montiaceae
Element Code: PDPOR09060
Full Name: Calyptridium pulchellum (Eastw.) Hoov.

2007 Chris Winchell
Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 9
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    1 3 5 0 0 0
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    6 3
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    9 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • Threatened by development, grazing, non-native plants, and vehicles. See Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 29:79 (1902) for original description, Leaflets of Western Botany 2(13):222-225 (1940) for revised nomenclature, Brittonia 27:197-208 (1975) for taxonomic treatment, and Madroño 28(3):188 (1981) for distributional information.
  • 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: 2015-05-01
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 400 - 1100 meters
  • California Endemic: yes
  • States: California
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Fresno (FRE),  Madera (MAD),  Mariposa (MPA)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Cascadel Point (397B) 37119B4,  Auberry (397C) 37119A4,  O'Neals (398B) 37119B6,  Bass Lake (418C) 37119C5,  Ahwahnee (418D) 37119C6,  Mariposa (419B) 37119D8
  • 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 60
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 ].

37119B4=Cascadel Point (397B) 37119B4;37119A4=Auberry (397C) 37119A4;37119B6=O'Neals (398B) 37119B6;37119C5=Bass Lake (418C) 37119C5;37119C6=Ahwahnee (418D) 37119C6;37119D8=Mariposa (419B) 37119D8