Thermopsis macrophylla
Common Name: Santa Ynez false lupine
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Thermopsis macrophylla var. agnina
Element Code: PDFAB3Z0E0
Full Name: Thermopsis macrophylla H. & A.

2003 Christopher L. Christie
Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 7
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    0 1 0 0 3 3
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    6 1
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    4 2 1
Notes Glossary
  • Known from fewer than ten occurrences. Threatened by fire suppression, non-native plants, recreational activities, and road maintenance.. Equals T. macrophylla var. agnina; USFWS uses this name. See T. macrophylla var. macrophylla in The Jepson Manual (1993). See Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 81(4): 719 (1994) for species account.
  • 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: 2010-03-15
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 425 - 1400 meters
  • California Endemic: yes
  • States: California
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Santa Barbara (SBA)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Santa Barbara (142B) 34119D6,  Lake Cachuma (168C) 34119E8,  San Marcos Pass (168D) 34119E7,  Santa Ynez (169D) 34120E1
  • 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 667
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 ].

34119D6=Santa Barbara (142B) 34119D6;34119E8=Lake Cachuma (168C) 34119E8;34119E7=San Marcos Pass (168D) 34119E7;34120E1=Santa Ynez (169D) 34120E1