Erigeron multiceps
Common Name: Kern River daisy
Family: Asteraceae
Element Code: PDAST3M2N0
Full Name: Erigeron multiceps Greene

Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 30
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    10 9 2 1 0 8
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    9 21
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    30 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • Known only from the Kern Plateau. Possibly threatened by grazing, vehicles, and logging. Sequioa NF has adopted species management guidelines. Similar to E. divergens. See Pittonia 2:167 (1891) for original description, and Phytologia 73(3):186-202 (1992) for taxonomic information.
  • 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: 2014-07-30
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 1500 - 2535 meters
  • California Endemic: yes
  • States: California
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Fresno (FRE),  Kern (KRN),  Tulare (TUL)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Lake Isabella North (260B) 35118F4,  Kernville (284C) 35118G4,  Monache Mountain (306B) 36118B2,  Crag Peak (306C) 36118A2,  Casa Vieja Meadows (307A) 36118B3,  Hockett Peak (307B) 36118B4,  Bonita Meadows (307D) 36118A3,  Chagoopa Falls (330B) 36118D4,  Kern Lake (330C) 36118C4,  Sphinx Lakes (353A) 36118F5,  Triple Divide Peak (353D) 36118E5
  • 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 618
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 ].

35118F4=Lake Isabella North (260B) 35118F4;35118G4=Kernville (284C) 35118G4;36118B2=Monache Mountain (306B) 36118B2;36118A2=Crag Peak (306C) 36118A2;36118B3=Casa Vieja Meadows (307A) 36118B3;36118B4=Hockett Peak (307B) 36118B4;36118A3=Bonita Meadows (307D) 36118A3;36118D4=Chagoopa Falls (330B) 36118D4;36118C4=Kern Lake (330C) 36118C4;36118F5=Sphinx Lakes (353A) 36118F5;36118E5=Triple Divide Peak (353D) 36118E5