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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   JEPS85097   (barcode number)  image_link (to be added soon)
Original Accession No.  ?   JEPS85097
Determination  ?   Malacothrix saxatilis var. tenuifolia 
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1, accepted name for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Malacothrix saxatilis var. tenuifolia    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Malacothrix saxatilis var. tenuifolia 
Nativity NATIVE 
Endemicity Endemic to California 
eFlora Habit perennial herb subshrub 
Collector & Number  ?   Roy E. Buck, Rexford Palmer  1218
Formatted Date (MM DD YYYY) ?  April 27 1989 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   640 meters (2100 feet) 
County (verbatim)  ?   Los Angeles 
Locality  ?   Between lanes of Interstate 5 near NW end of crossover section, +/- on ridges between Violin Canon and large canyon to NE. On summit of knoll, dropping off sharply to SE, just SE of larger hill ca 2.8 air km SE of Townsend Peak summit, 7 air KM NW of Castaic.  
Habitat  ?   In open area with scattered low shrubs and subshrubs. Loamy soil, on summit of knoll, dropping off sharply to se, just se of larger hill. 
Associates  ?   Lotus scoparius (Nutt.) Ottley; Artemisia californica Less.; Malacothamnus fasciculatus (Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray) Greene; Bromus rubens L.; Brassica L. 
Morphology Notes  ?   just beginning to flower on this date. 
CCH2 Phenological Traits  ?   REPRODUCTIVE 
Coordinates  ?   34.547700 -118.664740 
Uncertainty  ?   500 meters 
Datum  ?   WGS84 
Georeference By  ?   Rancho Santa Ana (no. 9) 
Source  ?   GoogleEarth
Georeference Note  ?   old CCH cumulative file  
Date Last Modified  ?   2018-07-09 10:44:27 
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