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Distribution by County   2366    
Cordylanthus tenuis  A. Gray  ssp. pallescens  (Pennell) T. I. Chuang & Heckard
Pallid bird's beak
Cordylanthus tenuis ssp. pallescens is an annual herb (hemiparasitic) that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
also called Cordylanthus pallescens
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).
Record Count by County

Siskiyou: 31 Sonoma: 1

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: 05/30/2023).