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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   CAS-BOT251056-BARCODE   (barcode number)  image_link (to be added soon)
Original Accession No.  ?   CAS1148947
CCH1 HistoryFirst Load Date 2009 08 01First Loaded Det. Malacothrix saxatilis var. commutata
Determination  ?   Malacothrix saxatilis var. commutata  CCH1 Determination History
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1, accepted name for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Malacothrix saxatilis var. commutata    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Malacothrix saxatilis var. commutata 
Nativity NATIVE 
Endemicity Endemic to California 
eFlora Habit perennial herb subshrub 
Collector & Number  ?   Wetherwax, M.  CR-248a
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Elevation (corrected)  ?   208 meters (682 feet) 
County (verbatim)  ?   San Luis Obispo 
Locality  ?   Camp Roberts. Ca. 1-2 mile W of Twin Bridges, N side of Nacimiento River Elev. given as 208 m +- 22m  
Habitat  ?   On steep slope of exposed shale, in cracks of shale. Associates: Artemisia californica, Phacelia distans, Salvia columbariae, Eremalche parryi, Clarkia affinis, Eschscholzia hypecoides, Amsinckia menziesii. 
Notes  ?   Infrequent. Herbaceous perennial, <⃒1 m tall, stems hollow, sap milky; leaves entire above, widely dentate as leaves become larger; ligules white, red-striped below; anthers dark. 
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