Abronia umbellata var. breviflora
Common Name: pink sand-verbena
Family: Nyctaginaceae
Synonyms: Abronia umbellata ssp. breviflora
Element Code: PDNYC010N4
Full Name: Abronia umbellata Lam. var. breviflora (Standl.) L.A. Galloway

2009 Jorg & Mimi Fleige
Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 57
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    1 21 10 6 1 18
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    21 36
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    56 1 0
Notes Glossary
  • Most occurrences have few plants. Threatened by vehicles, non-native plants, and foot traffic. State-listed as Endangered in OR.
  • To submit rare plant observation data, use the CNDDB field survey form. Please see also the CNPS Rare Plant Data page.
  • Date Added: 1988-01-01
  • Last Update: 2016-11-01
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 0 - 10 meters
  • California Endemic: no
  • States: California, Oregon, Washington
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Del Norte (DNT),  Humboldt (HUM),  Mendocino (MEN),  Marin (MRN),  Sonoma (SON) *
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Tomales (485B) 38122B8,  Drakes Bay (485C) 38122A8,  Inverness (485D) 38122A7,  Bodega Head (503D)* 38123C1,  Point Arena (537B) 38123H6,  Fort Bragg (569A) 39123D7,  Mendocino (569D) 39123C7,  Westport (585A) 39123F7,  Inglenook (585D) 39123E7,  Fields Landing (654B) 40124F2,  Cannibal Island (655A) 40124F3,  Arcata North (672A) 40124H1,  Tyee City (672B) 40124H2,  Eureka (672C) 40124G2,  Crannell (689D) 41124A1,  Fern Canyon (706A) 41124D1,  Orick (706D) 41124C1,  Sister Rocks (723B) 41124F2,  Requa (723D) 41124E1,  Crescent City (740C) 41124G2
  • 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 69
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 ].

38122B8=Tomales (485B) 38122B8;38122A8=Drakes Bay (485C) 38122A8;38122A7=Inverness (485D) 38122A7;38123C1=Bodega Head (503D)* 38123C1;38123H6=Point Arena (537B) 38123H6;39123D7=Fort Bragg (569A) 39123D7;39123C7=Mendocino (569D) 39123C7;39123F7=Westport (585A) 39123F7;39123E7=Inglenook (585D) 39123E7;40124F2=Fields Landing (654B) 40124F2;40124F3=Cannibal Island (655A) 40124F3;40124H1=Arcata North (672A) 40124H1;40124H2=Tyee City (672B) 40124H2;40124G2=Eureka (672C) 40124G2;41124A1=Crannell (689D) 41124A1;41124D1=Fern Canyon (706A) 41124D1;41124C1=Orick (706D) 41124C1;41124F2=Sister Rocks (723B) 41124F2;41124E1=Requa (723D) 41124E1;41124G2=Crescent City (740C) 41124G2