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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   CAS-BOT341092   (barcode number)  image_link (to be added soon)
Original Accession No.  ?   CAS982225
Determination  ?   Scutellaria mexicana 
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1, accepted name for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Scutellaria mexicana    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Scutellaria mexicana 
Nativity NATIVE 
eFlora Habit shrub 
Collector & Number  ?   Ross, Timothy S.; Porter, J. Mark  7595
Formatted Date (MM DD YYYY) ?  May 01 1994 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   961 meters (3155 feet) 
County (verbatim)  ?   Los Angeles 
Locality  ?   Southwestern Mojave Desert: Open desert, ca 1870 m SW of Three Sisters buttes, along Black Butte Basin Road  
Habitat  ?   Desert scrub dominated locally by Larrea tridentata, Hymenoclea salsola, Ambrosia dumosa, with scattered Yucca brevifolia, Lycium cooperi, etc. 
Notes  ?   Rounded shrubs 6-12 dm high, scattered locally. Stems and leaves gray-green; calyx bladdery-inflated, muddy burgundy at anthesis, drying/maturing straw-colored and papyraceous; upper corolla lip short, cream-colored; lower lip long, rich indigo blue. 
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