Regularity: Regularly occurring
Global Range: Southern Utah and Arizona to southern Colorado, New Mexico, and western Texas, with disjunct populations in the Hartville Uplift of southeastern Wyoming (Platte County).
Comments: Dry upland habitats, including desert shrub and pinyon-juniper communities in UT. Dry hillsides and limestone slopes, 5000-7000 feet, in WY.
Number of Occurrences
Note: For many non-migratory species, occurrences are roughly equivalent to populations.
Estimated Number of Occurrences: 81 to >300
Comments: 23 Utah specimens reported in Utah Flora (1987); two Wyoming occurrences---only small portion of overall range, so probably many more.
Molecular Biology and Genetics
Barcode data: Hesperostipa neomexicana
Statistics of barcoding coverage: Hesperostipa neomexicana
Public Records: 1
Specimens with Barcodes: 1
Species With Barcodes: 1
National NatureServe Conservation Status
Rounded National Status Rank: NNR - Unranked
NatureServe Conservation Status
Rounded Global Status Rank: G4 - Apparently Secure
Global Short Term Trend: Unknown
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