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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   CAS-BOT174048   (Accession number)   image_link (to be added soon)
Determination  ?   Cryptantha angustifolia  CCH1 Determination History
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1a, taxonomic or nomenclatural synonym for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Johnstonella angustifolia    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Cryptantha angustifolia 
Nativity NATIVE 
eFlora Habit annual 
Collector & Number  ?   Sanders, A. C.; Beaman, Kent  27608
Formatted Date (YYYY MM DD) ?  2004-04-21 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   575 meters (1886 feet) 
Jepson Bioregion ADD JEPSON REGION & color code 
USGS Land Ownership ADD LAND OWNERSHIP & color code 
County (verbatim)  ?   San Bernardino 
Locality  ?   Mojave Desert: proposed 160 acre gravel quarry on Kane Wash, ca. 0.5 mi. west of Fort Cady Rd. at a point 2 miles south of I-40, ca. 5 miles (air) SE of Newberry Springs, between Troy Lake and the Rodman Mountains, east of the Newberry Mountains Elev. given as 1886ft.  
Habitat  ?   Rocky alluvial slope with creosote bush scrub consisting mostly of Larrea. Area cut by small to medium washes. Annual flora generally sparse, but plants sometimes large in the washes, though still relatively few. Schismus, Cryptantha angustifolia, Camissonia claviformis and Chorizanthe brevicornu fairly common. 
Notes  ?   Common and widespread annual; fls. white. Two forms present, one with larger fls. and whiter foliage and one with smaller fls. and greener foliage. 
Coordinates  ?   34.7891670000 -116.6180560000 
Uncertainty  ?   Not recorded 
Datum  ?   WGS84 
Georeference By  ?   Not recorded 
Source  ?   Not recorded 
Georeference Note  ?   Not recorded 
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