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Astragalus lentiginosus var. latus

Scientific Name:Astragalus lentiginosus var. latus
Common name:broad-pod freckled milkvetch
Rank and Status   
Global Rank:G5T2 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
US Forest Service - Region 4 (Intermountain) Sensitive USFS list, Jan 2015 update
Nevada Native Plant Society Watch
Distribution (NV Counties)

Status: Reported but false


Status: Confident or certain

White Pine
Summary Occurrence Data
Occurrence Count:10
Total Observed Area (hectares):Not Available
Maximum Known Elevation (m):2957
Minimum Known Elevation (m):1737
Astragalus lentiginosus var. latus data at NatureServe
Astragalus lentiginosus var. latus photos and data at Encyclopedia of Life
Character Abstract
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Habitat Comments:Gravelly or sandy calcareous soils, generally on moderate to steep slopes, associated with the zonal vegetation but often in openings, light disturbances, or other places with reduced competition.
Ecology Comments:
Inventory Comments:Not yet systematically surveyed. The common habitat suggests that many more occurrences await discovery.
Inventory Needs:
Version Date:08/17/2001 - 12:00am
Illustration from Mozingo and Williams, 1980.
Photographer: Jeanne R. Janish
Photo Date: 1980