Taxon  Report   11255 
Cirsium scariosum  Nutt.  var. loncholepis  (Petr.) D.J. Keil
La graciosa thistle
Cirsium scariosum var. loncholepis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Threatened and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.
 

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Cirsium scariosum var. loncholepis
© 2011 Chris Winchell
Cirsium scariosum var. loncholepis
© 2011 Chris Winchell
Communities:
Coastal Strand, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Cirsium
Parent Record Cirsium scariosum.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS
Alternate Names:
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TJM2 + CNPS: Cirsium loncholepis
 Information about  Cirsium scariosum var. loncholepis  from other sources:
Nursery availability on CNPLX

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 04, 2015).

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