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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   RSA0174964   (barcode number)  image_link (to be added soon)
Original Accession No.  ?   RSA882988
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  ?   Marc A. Baker  19451
Formatted Date (MM DD YYYY) ?  April 18 2018 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   1149 meters (3770 feet) 
County (verbatim)  ?   San Bernardino 
Locality  ?   1km west of the north end of Iron Ridge, 1 WNW of the summit of Argos Mountain, 54km ESE of central Barstow.; Iron Ridge 7.5'  
Habitat  ?   Small ravine of metamorphic granite outcroppings and associated fragments, wash bottom mostly gravel an coarse sand; Larrea tridentata/ Ambrosia dumosa scrub. 
Associates  ?   Larrea tridentata, Ambrosia dumosa, Ambrosia salsola, Bebbia juncea, Brickellia atractyloides, Cylindropuntina ramosissima, Echinocactus polycephalus, Echinocereus engelmannii, Encelia actoni, Ephedra funerea, Eriogonum inflatum, Krameria erecta, Hilaria rigida, Lepidium fremontii, Lycium andersonii, Mirabilis laevis, Opuntia basilaris, Psorothamnus polydenius, Salvia mohavensis, Sphaeralcea ambigua, Stephanomeria pauciflora, Stipa speciosa, Xylorhiza tortifolia, Yucca schidigera 
Morphology Notes  ?   Common and often abundant pale gray-green shrub, branches divergent; flowers white with a dark purple lip, calyx purple. 
Coordinates  ?   34.618600 -116.546700 
Uncertainty  ?   Not recorded 
Datum  ?   WGS84 
Georeference By  ?   Not recorded 
Source  ?   Specimen label
Georeference Note  ?   Not recorded 
Date Last Modified  ?   2021-01-29 16:24:03 
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