Distribution by County   2358    
Cordylanthus rigidus  (Benth.) Jeps.  ssp. littoralis  (Ferris) T. I. Chuang & Heckard
Seaside bird's beak
Cordylanthus rigidus ssp. littoralis, a dicot, is an annual herb (hemiparasitic) that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
also called Cordylanthus littoralis ssp. littoralis
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNDDB
State of California status: Endangered.
Record Count by County

Monterey: 48 Santa Barbara: 39

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 06/26/2022).