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Enceliopsis nudicaulis var. corrugata

Scientific Name:Enceliopsis nudicaulis var. corrugata
Common name:Ash Meadows sunray
Rank and Status   
Global Rank:G5T1T2Q Native Status:Native
Subnational (State) Rank:S1 Endemic:No
US ESA Status:Listed threatened 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
State of Nevada Protected Critically endangered
Nevada Native Plant Society Threatened
Distribution (NV Counties)

Status: Confident or certain

Summary Occurrence Data
Occurrence Count:17
Total Observed Area (hectares):22
Maximum Known Elevation (m):707
Minimum Known Elevation (m):671
Enceliopsis nudicaulis var. corrugata data at NatureServe
Enceliopsis nudicaulis var. corrugata photos and data at Encyclopedia of Life
Character Abstract
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Habitat Comments:Dry to somewhat moist, open, hard, whitish, strongly alkaline silty to clay soils, often on or near low calcareous outcrops, in spring and seep areas in the creosote-bursage and shadscale zones with Atriplex confertifolia, Haplopappus acradenius, Distichlis spicata, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Krameria, Cryptantha confertiflora, Arctomecon merriamii, Mentzelia leucophylla, Astragalus phoenix, Ivesia kingii eremica, Grindelia fraxinopratensis, etc.
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Inventory Comments:Surveys substantially complete.
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Version Date:02/02/1999 - 12:00am
Enceliopsis nudicaulis var. corrugata habitat
Photographer: Janel Johnson, for US Forest Service
Photo Date: 2007-04-14
Enceliopsis nudicaulis var. corrugata plant with flowers
Photographer: Janel Johnson, for US Forest Service
Photo Date: 2007-04-14
Illustration from Mozingo and Williams, 1980.
Photographer: Peggy Duke
Photo Date: 1980