Taxon  Report   6651 
Pleuropogon hooverianus  (L. Benson) J. Howell
North coast semaphore grass,  North coast semaphoregrass
Pleuropogon hooverianus
© 2001 Bart and Susan Eisenberg
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Pleuropogon hooverianus, a monocot, is a perennial grass (rhizomatous) 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 .

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Pleuropogon hooverianus
© 2001 Bart and Susan Eisenberg
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Pleuropogon
Communities:
Mixed Evergreen Forest, North Coastal Coniferous Forest, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows, vernal-pools [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Pleuropogon refractus var. hooverianus
CNPS + PLANTS: Lophochlaena refracta var. hooverianus
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This plant is available commercially.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 28, 2016).

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