Lewisia longipetala
Common Name: long-petaled lewisia
Family: Montiaceae
Synonyms: Lewisia pygmaea ssp. longipetala
Element Code: PDPOR040K0
Full Name: Lewisia longipetala (Piper) Clay

2009 Steven Perry
Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 14
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    4 6 3 0 0 1
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    7 7
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    14 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • Known from fewer than twenty occurrences. Possibly threatened by horticultural collecting. Interim management guidelines prepared by the USFS in 1992. See Contributions from the U.S. National Herbarium 16:207 (1918) 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: 1974-01-01
  • Last Update: 2011-08-17
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 2500 - 2925 meters
  • California Endemic: yes
  • States: California
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    El Dorado (ELD),  Nevada (NEV),  Placer (PLA)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Rockbound Valley (523B) 38120H2,  Pyramid Peak (523C) 38120G2,  Echo Lake (523D) 38120G1,  Granite Chief (539A) 39120B3,  Independence Lake (555A) 39120D3,  Norden (555D) 39120C3
  • 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 692
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 ].

38120H2=Rockbound Valley (523B) 38120H2;38120G2=Pyramid Peak (523C) 38120G2;38120G1=Echo Lake (523D) 38120G1;39120B3=Granite Chief (539A) 39120B3;39120D3=Independence Lake (555A) 39120D3;39120C3=Norden (555D) 39120C3