Threatened, Endangered, and Proposed (TEP) Plant Profile

Argemone pleiacantha ssp. pinnatisecta.
Argemone pleiacantha ssp. pinnatisecta. Photo by Robert Sivinski, New Mexico Rare Plants.

Argemone pleiacantha ssp. pinnatisecta habitat.
Argemone pleiacantha ssp. pinnatisecta, Sacramento prickly poppy grows in poorly developed and often recently disturbed alluvial soils. One population grows near Dog Canyon in the Sacramento Mountains on the Lincoln National Forest, New Mexico. Photo by Richard Spellenberg, New Mexico State University.

Argemone pleiacantha ssp. pinnatisecta range map.
Argemone pleiacantha ssp. pinnatisecta range map.

Argemone pleiacantha ssp. pinnatisecta, Sacramento prickly poppy

ESA Status

Visit the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Species Profile link below for links to listing and other USFWS documents.

Threats

  • Road construction and maintenance
  • Flash floods
  • Trampling and grazing from livestock
  • Disease
  • Off-road vehicles

Conservation Status

National Forest and Grassland Occurrence

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