Taxon  Report   2358 
Cordylanthus rigidus  (Benth.) Jepson  ssp. littoralis  (Ferris) Chuang & Heckard
seaside bird's beak
Cordylanthus rigidus ssp. littoralis, a dicot, is an annual herb (hemiparasitic) 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 Endangered .

 

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Cordylanthus rigidus ssp. littoralis
© Donald Myrick1999 California Academy of Sciences
Communities: Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Southern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
Habitat: coastal, dunes [CNPS Inventory]
Family: OROBANCHACEAE   (PLANTS: SCROPHULARIACEAE)
Genus: Cordylanthus
Parent Record Cordylanthus rigidus.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Cordylanthus rigidus var. littoralis
TJM2 + PLANTS: Cordylanthus littoralis
CNPS: Cordylanthus littoralis ssp. littoralis
 Information about  Cordylanthus rigidus ssp. littoralis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CORIL)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / 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)

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 01, 2014).

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