Taxon  Report   11257    
Chloropyron tecopense  (Munz & J.C. Roos) Tank & J.M. Egger
Tecopa bird's-beak
Chloropyron tecopense
© 2015 John Doyen
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Chloropyron tecopense
© 2011 Duncan S. Bell
Chloropyron tecopense
© 2015 John Doyen
Chloropyron tecopense, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, Nevada.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Chloropyron tecopense
© 2011 Duncan S. Bell
Genus: Chloropyron
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS accepted name:
Cordylanthus tecopensis

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS: Cordylanthus tecopensis
More information about  Chloropyron tecopense
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 10, 2018).

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