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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   RSA647857   (Accession number)   image_link (to be added soon)
Determination  ?   Ribes aureum var. gracillimum 
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1, accepted name for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Ribes aureum var. gracillimum    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Ribes aureum var. gracillimum 
Nativity NATIVE 
Endemicity Endemic to California 
eFlora Habit shrub 
Collector & Number  ?   LeRoy Gross  205
Formatted Date (MM DD YYYY) ?  June 05 2000 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   274 meters (900 feet) 
County (verbatim)  ?   Los Angeles 
Locality  ?   Verdugo Mountains: Canon east of Brand Canon by the Brand Lateral Trail, out of Brand Park, north of corners of Grandview & Mountain, Glendale.  
Morphology Notes  ?   Fire had burned area in less than 5 years, hillsides were about 80 percent Lotus scoparius, narrow, sunny small canyon between Brand and Idlewood Canyons. Associated with: Brassica nigra, Bromus diandrus, B. rebens, Nicotiana glauca, Lotus scoparius, Artemisia californica, Eucrypta chrysanthemifolia, Eriogonum fasciculatum var. foliolosum, E. elongatum, Mimulus aurantiacus, Melica imperfecta, Malosma laurina, Heteromeles arbutifolia, Lupinus bicolor, Solanum douglasii, Gnaphalium californicum, G. bicolor, G. canescens ssp. microcephalum, Marah macrocarpus, Salvia columbariae, S. mellifera, Cerastium glomeratum, Brickellia californica, Sambucus mexicana, Erodium cicutarium, Prunus ilicifolia, Eriophyllum confertiflorum, Senecio flaccidus var. douglasii, Quercus, Sisymbrium, Chenopodium, Isocoma, Mirabilis californica, Ceanothus crassifolius, Pterostegia drymarioides, Toxicodendron diversilobum, Phacelia cicutaria var. hispida, Cercocarpus betuloides, Lessingia filaginifolia, Delphinium cardinale, Lathyrus and Centaurea. 4 feet tall, berries red 
CCH2 Phenological Traits  ?   REPRODUCTIVE |FRUIT PRESENT 
Coordinates  ?   34.183611 -118.273611 
Uncertainty  ?   402 meters 
Datum  ?   NAD83 
Georeference By  ?   Rancho Santa Ana H 
Source  ?   Coordinates added by herbarium (copied from CHSC97049)
Georeference Note  ?   Tue May 27 16:53:13 2014; georef from 2006-2015 archive backup file  
Date Last Modified  ?   2021-06-09 08:32:29 
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