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Mentzelia candelariae

Scientific Name:Mentzelia candelariae
Common name:Candelaria blazing star
Rank and Status   
Global Rank:G3?Q Native Status:Native
Subnational (State) Rank:S3? Endemic:Yes
US ESA Status:None Sand Dunes:No
NNHP Tracking Status:Watch 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
Nevada Native Plant Society Dropped, no longer of concern
Distribution (NV Counties)

Status: Confident or certain

Summary Occurrence Data
Occurrence Count:19
Total Observed Area (hectares):Not Available
Maximum Known Elevation (m):Not available
Minimum Known Elevation (m):1158
Mentzelia candelariae data at NatureServe
Mentzelia candelariae photos and data at Encyclopedia of Life
Character Abstract
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Habitat Comments:Barren, often calcareous, low-competition gravelly or clay soils on weathered volcanic ash deposits, scree slopes, hot spring mounds, washes, or road banks or other recovering disturbances, in the shadscale, mixed-shrub, and sagebrush zones.
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Inventory Comments:Systematic surveys have not been conducted.
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Version Date:02/02/1999 - 12:00am

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