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Distribution by County   10477    
Coryphantha chlorantha  (Engelm.) Britton & Rose
Desert pincushion
Coryphantha chlorantha is a perennial herb that is native to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).
Record Count by County

Inyo: 8 San Bernardino: 49

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]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 04/02/2023).