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Cirsium scariosum - Elk thistle

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Cirsium scariosum Lifeform:
Perennial herb
Family:
Asteraceae
  © 2005 Christopher L. Christie
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Related species:
Cirsium scariosum var. loncholepis
Cirsium scariosum var. americanum
Cirsium scariosum var. congdonii
Cirsium scariosum var. scariosum
Cirsium scariosum var. citrinum
Cirsium scariosum var. robustum

Plant Communities:
Sagebrush Scrub
Yellow Pine Forest
Red Fir Forest
Lodgepole Forest
Subalpine Forest
Southern Oak Woodland

Synonyms:
Carduus americanus
Carduus coloradensis
Cirsium Xerosum
Cirsium acaule var. americanum
Cirsium acaulescens
Cirsium americanum
Cirsium butleri
Cirsium coloradense ssp. acaulescens
Cirsium coloradense ssp. longissimum
Cirsium coloradense
Cirsium congdonii
Cirsium drummondii ssp. lanatum
Cirsium drummondii ssp. latisquamum
Cirsium drummondii ssp. vexans
Cirsium drummondii var. acaulescens
Cirsium drummondii var. oregonense
Cirsium drummondii
Cirsium erosum
Cirsium foliosum
Cirsium kelseyi
Cirsium lacerum
Cirsium magnificum
Cirsium minganense
Cirsium oreophilum
Cirsium quercetorum var. citrinum
Cirsium scariosum var. scariosum
Cirsium scariosum var. thorneae
Cirsium tioganum var. coloradense
Cirsium tioganum var. tioganum
Cirsium tioganum
Cnicus drummondii var. acaulescens
Cnicus tioganus

Distribution

Counties:
Alpine
Butte
El Dorado
Fresno
Inyo
Kern
Lassen
Madera
Mono
Modoc
Nevada
Placer
Plumas
Riverside
Santa Barbara
San Bernardino
San Diego
Shasta
Sierra
Siskiyou
San Luis Obispo
Sonoma
Tehama
Tulare
Tuolumne
Ventura

Jepson Bioregions:
Warner Mountains
White and Inyo Mountains
Klamath Ranges
Cascade Range Foothills
High Cascade Range
Sierra Nevada Foothills
High Sierra Nevada
Tehachapi Mtns
South Coast Ranges
Transverse Ranges
Peninsular Ranges
Modoc Plateau
Sierra Nevada East