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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   JEPS79136   (Accession number)   image_link (to be added soon)
Determination  ?   Aphyllon purpureum  CCH1 Determination History
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1, accepted name for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Aphyllon purpureum    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Aphyllon purpureum 
Nativity NATIVE 
eFlora Habit annual perennial herb 
Collector & Number  ?   Lawrence R. Heckard, Rimo C. Bacigalupi  5238
Formatted Date (YYYY MM DD) ?  1980-06-11 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   1737 meters (5700 feet) 
County (verbatim)  ?   Modoc 
Locality  ?   Junction of Parker Creek and Shields Creek roads, ca. 10 air miles southeast of Alturas.  
Habitat  ?   On lava rock strewn flat, seemingly with a variety of hosts: Poa, Artemisia arbuscula always present nearby, also common: Arenaria kingii, Pterixia, Lomatium, Leptodactylon pungens. Area of scattered Juniperus occidentalis. 
Morphology Notes  ?   Corolla violet with bright yellow palatal folds. Abundant. 
Date Last Modified  ?   2019-11-25 14:14:04 
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