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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   CHSC100769   (Accession number)   image_link (to be added soon)
Determination  ?   Festuca californica var. californica  CCH1 Determination History
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank unresolved  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Festuca californica    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Festuca californica var. californica 
Nativity NATIVE 
Collector & Number  ?   L. P. Janeway  9356
Formatted Date (YYYY MM DD) ?  2008-05-11 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   994 meters (3261 feet) 
Jepson Bioregion ADD JEPSON REGION & color code 
USGS Land Ownership ADD LAND OWNERSHIP & color code 
County (verbatim)  ?   Yuba 
Locality  ?   Northern High Sierra Nevada. About 0.8 km north-northeast of Challenge; Golden Gate Ravine side of the ridge between that and Jordan Creek; west side of Road 1 N04 1.1 km north-northwest of Challenge-La Porte Road. Near head of dry northwest-sloping swale. T19N R07E S1 W1-4 of SE1-4 USGS Quadrangle: Clipper Mills 1:24,000  
Habitat  ?   Near head of dry northwest-sloping swale; somewhat open mixed conifer forest, small to medium size trees (Ponderosa pine, Douglas-fir, incense cedar, black oak, occasional canyon live oak; plus Toxicodendron diversilobum, Frangula rubra, Festuca californica, Pteridium aquilinum, also Calycanthus occidentalis only in the swale); +- rocky soil, possibly serpentine influence. Plants forming small clumps 5-15 cm diameter, culms erect. 
Coordinates  ?   39.5027780000 -121.2133330000 
Uncertainty  ?   Not recorded 
Datum  ?   WGS84 
Georeference By  ?   Not recorded 
Source  ?   Not recorded 
Georeference Note  ?   Not recorded 
Date Last Modified  ?   2019-01-31 12:26:57 
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