CPC Plant Profile: Otay Tarweed
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Otay Tarweed (Deinandra conjugens)

Description
  • Global Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Threatened
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 138990
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 09/23/2021

Participating Institutions
Updates
  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, San Diego Zoo Global holds 3 accessions of Deinandra conjugens in orthodox seed collection. We are uncertain as to how many total seeds are in this collection.

  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden holds 7 accessions of Deinandra conjugens in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 60929 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

  • 08/05/2020
  • Seed Collection

Based on an August 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, San Diego Zoo Global has collected 3 seed accessions of Deinandra conjugens from 3 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass 438 maternal plants

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Nomenclature
Taxon Deinandra conjugens
Authority (D.D. Keck) B.G. Baldwin
Family Asteraceae
CPC Number 2212
ITIS 780273
USDA DECO13
Common Names Otay Tarweed | Otay tarplant
Associated Scientific Names Deinandra conjugens | Hemizonia conjugens
Distribution
State Rank
State State Rank
California S1
Habitat

Ecological Relationships

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