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Eremogone congesta var. wheelerensis

Scientific Name:Eremogone congesta var. wheelerensis
Common name:Mount Wheeler sandwort
Rank and Status   
Global Rank:G5T2T3Q Native Status:Native
Subnational (State) Rank:S2S3 Endemic:Yes
US ESA Status:None Sand Dunes:No
NNHP Tracking Status:Watch List Wetland:No
Other Agency Status Status Last Updated Status Comments
Nevada Native Plant Society Dropped, no longer of concern
Distribution (NV Counties)

Status: Confident or certain

White Pine
Summary Occurrence Data
Occurrence Count:6
Total Observed Area (hectares):Not Available
Maximum Known Elevation (m):3200
Minimum Known Elevation (m):2643
Eremogone congesta var. wheelerensis data at NatureServe
Eremogone congesta var. wheelerensis photos and data at Encyclopedia of Life
Character Abstract
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Habitat Comments:Open, dry to moist carbonate outcrops and shallow rocky soils on slopes and ridges in the alpine, subalpine conifer, and subalpine spruce-aspen zones.
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Version Date:02/01/1999 - 12:00am

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