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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   RSA0205041   (Accession number)   image_link (to be added soon)
Determination  ?   Mentzelia congesta  CCH1 Determination History
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1, accepted name for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Mentzelia congesta    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Mentzelia congesta 
Nativity NATIVE 
eFlora Habit annual 
Collector & Number  ?   Sarah J. De Groot  9902
Formatted Date (YYYY MM DD) ?  2018-06-06 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   1942 meters (6372 feet) 
Jepson Bioregion ADD JEPSON REGION & color code 
USGS Land Ownership ADD LAND OWNERSHIP & color code 
County (verbatim)  ?   Tulare 
Locality  ?   BLMChimney Creek Recreation Area: Lion Fire burn area; along Chimney Creek- Canebrake Road ca. 0.4 - 0.6 road miles southwest of Kennedy Meadows Road. Ca. 1.4 air miles east of Chimney Peak 7994.; Lamont Peak 7.5 quad. Mt. Diablo meridianOn hillside between peak and Chimney Creek.  
Habitat  ?   Burned pinyon forest over rolling hills. Slope ca. 0-20 degrees, facing every direction except north. Sandy soil with ash and soot, 10YR 3-2 very dark grayish brown. Quaternary alluvium below hills of Mesozoic granite (tonalite and diorite). 
Associates  ?   Pinus monophylla, Artemisia tridentata, Ericameria nauseosa, Fremontodendron californicum, Malacothamnus orbiculatus, Bromus tectorum, annual Eriogonum, Stephanomeria, Penstemon, Eremothera boothii, Layia glandulosa, Malacothix glabrata, Nicotiana attenuata, Mentzelia albicaulis, Gilia brecchiarum subsp. b., Solanum xanti, Descurainia sophia, Eriastrum signatum, Acmispon grandiflorus var. g., Camissonia pusilla, Cryptantha pterocarya, C. circumcissa, Calyptridium monandrum, Gayophytum diffusum subsp. parviflorum, Microsteris gracilis, Argemone munita, Sisymbrium altissimum 
Morphology Notes  ?   Annual; ca. 3-4 dm tall; yellow flowers. Scattered. 
Coordinates  ?   35.8654400000 -118.0174900000 
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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