Androstephium breviflorum
Common Name: small-flowered androstephium
Family: Themidaceae
Element Code: PMLIL06010
Full Name: Androstephium breviflorum Wats.

2005 James M. Andre
Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 108
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    0 12 23 48 0 25
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    16 92
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    108 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • Threatened by solar energy development. See Madroño 31(3):192 (1984) 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: 1974-01-01
  • Last Update: 2013-06-12
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 220 - 800 meters
  • California Endemic: no
  • States: California, Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Inyo (INY) ?,  Riverside (RIV),  San Bernardino (SBD)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Arica Mountains (097C) 34114A8,  Rice (097D) 34114A7,  Cadiz Valley SE (099D) 34115A3,  Gene Wash (120C) 34114C2,  Amboy Crater (152D) 34115E7,  Sunshine Peak (154B) 34116F4,  Hector (179C) 34116G4,  Sleeping Beauty (179D) 34116G3,  Troy Lake (180D) 34116G5,  Dunn (204C) 35116A4,  Cave Mountain (204D) 35116A3,  North of Baker (228A) 35116D1,  Silurian Valley (228B) 35116D2,  West of Baker (228C) 35116C2,  Baker (228D) 35116C1,  Red Pass Lake Ne (229A) 35116D3,  Red Pass Lake (229D) 35116C3,  Ivanpah Lake (248C) 35115E4,  Valjean Hills (251A) 35116F1,  Stump Spring, Nev. (274A) 35115H7,  Calvada Springs (274B) 35115H8,  Tecopa Pass (275D) 35116G1,  Mound Spring (297C) 36115A8
  • 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 7
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 ].

34114A8=Arica Mountains (097C) 34114A8;34114A7=Rice (097D) 34114A7;34115A3=Cadiz Valley SE (099D) 34115A3;34114C2=Gene Wash (120C) 34114C2;34115E7=Amboy Crater (152D) 34115E7;34116F4=Sunshine Peak (154B) 34116F4;34116G4=Hector (179C) 34116G4;34116G3=Sleeping Beauty (179D) 34116G3;34116G5=Troy Lake (180D) 34116G5;35116A4=Dunn (204C) 35116A4;35116A3=Cave Mountain (204D) 35116A3;35116D1=North of Baker (228A) 35116D1;35116D2=Silurian Valley (228B) 35116D2;35116C2=West of Baker (228C) 35116C2;35116C1=Baker (228D) 35116C1;35116D3=Red Pass Lake Ne (229A) 35116D3;35116C3=Red Pass Lake (229D) 35116C3;35115E4=Ivanpah Lake (248C) 35115E4;35116F1=Valjean Hills (251A) 35116F1;35115H7=Stump Spring, Nev. (274A) 35115H7;35115H8=Calvada Springs (274B) 35115H8;35116G1=Tecopa Pass (275D) 35116G1;36115A8=Mound Spring (297C) 36115A8