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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   RSA0016102   (Accession number)   image_link (to be added soon)
CCH1 HistoryFirst Load Date 2014 04 04First Loaded Det. Polygala acanthoclada
Determination  ?   Polygala acanthoclada  CCH1 Determination History
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1a, taxonomic or nomenclatural synonym for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Rhinotropis acanthoclada    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Polygala acanthoclada 
Nativity NATIVE 
eFlora Habit subshrub shrub 
Collector(s) & Number  ?   Duncan S. Bell  5755
Formatted Date
County  ?   San Bernardino 
Locality  ?   Castle Mountains; diverse wash on the west side of the range, approximately 4.6 air miles southwest of Hart Peak, or about 2.25 air miles north northwest of Hart Mine.; Castle Peaks  
Elevation (corrected)  ?   1362 meters (4470 feet) 
Jepson Bioregion  ?   DMoj    
US Census Land Ownership Public: Federal  (as mapped)
  • (calculated from a 1 mile radius polygon around the mapped point)
  •  STATE
Habitat  ?   Long wash with Chilopsis linearis, Salazaria mexicana, Ambrosia eriocentra, Atriplex canescens, Prunus, Coleogyne ramosissima, Echinocereus engelmanii, Hilaria jamesii, Muhlenbergia porteri, Mirabilis multiflora, Sanvitalia abertii, Pectis papposa, Amaranthus fimbriatus. 
Morphology Notes  ?   Uncommon. About 20 shrubs growing on rocky margins / slopes above wash bottom. 
Coordinates  ?   35.2961600000 -115.1365600000 
Uncertainty  ?   Not recorded 
Datum  ?   WGS84 
Georeference By  ?   Not recorded 
Source  ?   GPS
Georeference Note  ?   Not recorded 
Date Last Modified  ?   2022-03-04 14:33:47 
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