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Astragalus tiehmii

Scientific Name:Astragalus tiehmii
Common name:Tiehm milkvetch
Rank and Status   
Global Rank:G3 Native Status:Native
Subnational (State) Rank:S2 Endemic:Yes
US ESA Status:None Sand Dunes:No
NNHP Tracking Status:At-Risk List Wetland:No
Other Agency Status Status Last Updated Status Comments
Bureau of Land Management - Nevada Sensitive BLM Nevada Sensitive Species List dated 2017-10-01
Bureau of Land Management - California Sensitive 2012 BLM List
Nevada Native Plant Society Watch
CCVI Score Moderately Vulnerable
Distribution (NV Counties)

Status: Confident or certain

Summary Occurrence Data
Occurrence Count:105
Total Observed Area (hectares):178
Maximum Known Elevation (m):1769
Minimum Known Elevation (m):1609
Astragalus tiehmii data at NatureServe
Astragalus tiehmii photos and data at Encyclopedia of Life
Character Abstract
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Habitat Comments:Whitish fluviolacustrine volcanic ash deposits weathering to deep clay soils, generally on gentle slopes of any aspect, with Chrysothamnus, Sphaeralcea, Stanleya viridiflora, etc., and frequently with Cryptantha schoolcraftii and/or Eriogonum crosbyae.
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Inventory Comments:Surveys are substantially complete.
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Version Date:02/01/1999 - 12:00am

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