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1. Plant glabrous ..... D. serrata var. californica

1' Plant hairy, hairs 2-forked and appressed, occasionally simple or glandular

2. Margin of stipules, bracts, and pistillate sepals stalked-glandular; inflorescence axis minutely spreading-hairy ..... D. claryana

2' Margin of stipules, bracts, and pistillate sepals glabrous or faintly glandular, glands not stalked; inflorescence axis appressed-hairy

3. Subshrub, stems brittle; pistillate sepals ± = petals; fruit appressed-hairy; style lobes expanded ..... D. lanceolata

3' Annual or perennial herb (occasionally woody at base), stems not brittle; pistillate sepals clearly > petals; fruit ± spreading-hairy; style lobes not expanded

4. Seeds angled in ×-section, clearly pitted; leaves lanceolate, not densely hairy, entire to faintly toothed ..... D. neomexicana

4' Seeds round in ×-section, ± striate, not clearly pitted; leaves widely elliptic to ovate, densely hairy, clearly toothed distally ..... D. serrata var. serrata


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