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Primula cusickiana var. nevadensis

Scientific Name:Primula cusickiana var. nevadensis
Common name:Nevada primrose
Rank and Status   
Global Rank:G2 Native Status:Native
Subnational (State) Rank:S1 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: Confident or certain

White Pine
Summary Occurrence Data
Occurrence Count:10
Total Observed Area (hectares):Not Available
Maximum Known Elevation (m):3533
Minimum Known Elevation (m):3109
Primula cusickiana var. nevadensis data at NatureServe
Primula cusickiana var. nevadensis photos and data at Encyclopedia of Life
Character Abstract
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Habitat Comments:Dry to moist, often sheltered carbonate cliffs, crevices, scree, and gravelly soils or soil pockets on gentle to vertical slopes, often on north to east aspects or in leeward snow-accumulation areas, sometimes in litter of bristlecone pines or in meadow or riparian areas, in the subalpine conifer and lower alpine zones.
Ecology Comments:
Inventory Comments:Not yet systematically surveyed.
Inventory Needs:
Version Date:02/02/1999 - 12:00am
whole plant
Photographer: Copyright Margaret Williams, Nevada Native Plant Society
Photo Date: 7/26/1967
Illustration from Mozingo and Williams, 1980.
Photographer: Jeanne R. Janish
Photo Date: 1980