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Tiny Cryptanthe

Species Assessment Information from COSEWIC


Date of Assessment: May 2000


Common Name: Tiny Cryptanthe                   


Scientific Name: Cryptantha minima


COSEWIC Status:  Endangered


Reason for designation: Few highly localized, disjunct populations at risk due to extremely low population sizes and occurrence in disturbed areas.


Canadian Occurrence:  Alberta, Saskatchewan         


COSEWIC Status History: Designated Endangered in April 1998. Status re-examined and confirmed in May 2000. Last assessment based on an existing status report.