Taxon  Report   1293 
Calochortus monanthus  Ownbey
single flowered mariposa lily
Calochortus monanthus, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and believed to be extinct(questionable).
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1A (presumed extinct).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition
 

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Communities:
Meadows and seeps, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: LILIACEAE  
Genus: Calochortus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Calochortus monanthus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CAMO2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google
 

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 21, 2014).

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