Plagiobothrys salsus
Common Name: desert popcorn-flower
Family: Boraginaceae
Synonyms:
Element Code: PDBOR0V0X0
Full Name: Plagiobothrys salsus (Bdg.) Jtn.
USDA PLANTS Symbol: PLSA3

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Biology Glossary
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 5
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    0 0 0 0 0 5
  • Population Status:
    Historic
    >20 yrs
    Recent
    <=20 yrs
    4 1
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    5 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • Known in CA from approximately five occurrences. Endangered in OR, but more widespread in NV. See Botanical Gazette 27:452 (1899) 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: 1994-01-01
  • Last Update: 2013-06-12
Location Glossary
  • Elevation:
  • California Endemic: no
  • States: California, Nevada, Oregon
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Inyo (INY),  Modoc (MOD)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    West of Eagle Mtn. (299B) 36116B4,  Death Valley Junction (322C) 36116C4,  Bole Spring (322D) 36116C3,  Deep Springs Lake (412D) 37118C1,  Lake City (707B) 41120F2,  Cedarville (707C) 41120E2,  Leonards Hot Springs (707D) 41120E1
  • 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 730
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 ].
-116.25,36.25

CA,NV,OR
36116B4=West of Eagle Mtn. (299B) 36116B4;36116C4=Death Valley Junction (322C) 36116C4;36116C3=Bole Spring (322D) 36116C3;37118C1=Deep Springs Lake (412D) 37118C1;41120F2=Lake City (707B) 41120F2;41120E2=Cedarville (707C) 41120E2;41120E1=Leonards Hot Springs (707D) 41120E1