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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   RSA750196   (Accession number)   image_link (to be added soon)
Determination  ?   Veronica americana  CCH1 Determination History
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1, accepted name for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Veronica americana    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Veronica americana 
Nativity NATIVE 
eFlora Habit perennial herb 
Collector & Number  ?   LeRoy Gross  4045
Formatted Date (YYYY MM DD) ?  2009-06-11 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   1965 meters (6450 feet) 
Jepson Bioregion ADD JEPSON REGION & color code 
USGS Land Ownership ADD LAND OWNERSHIP & color code 
County (verbatim)  ?   San Bernardino 
Locality  ?   San Bernardino National ForestHolcomb Creek, southwest from Coxey Road (3N14).; Fawnskin 7.5 Quad.Started near 34.30 N 116.98 W, then surveyed down creek a short distance from a creek draining into from the north near 34.29679N 116.99290W. Survey this north drainage to a spring, near 34.30458N 116.99478.Where road 3N97A ends.  
Morphology Notes  ?   Surrounding hillsides just burned the summer before, had burned off chaparral and dead pines. But some fire followers that where flowering at this time are: Lotus grandiflorus, Cirsium occidentale californicum, and Silene verecunda platyota. Open, sandy creek side had Salix lasiolepis, S. lutea, Carex athrostachya, Eleocharis parishii, Poa pratensis, Veronica americana, Scutellaria siphocampyloides. Dry sandy area above creek had a beautiful large patch of Nama rothrockii. Growing in SSW gentle sloping meadow area near springs. Meadow plants that were observed are: Carex praegracilis, C. nebrascensis, Poa pratensis, Cirsium scariosum, Urtica diocia holosericea, Taraxacum officinale, Juncus balticus, Stachys albens, Lupinus lepidus confertus, Lotus oblongifolius, and Achillea millefolium. 
Coordinates  ?   34.3045800000 -116.9947800000 
Uncertainty  ?   Not recorded 
Datum  ?   Not recorded 
Georeference By  ?   Not recorded 
Source  ?   Not recorded 
Georeference Note  ?   Not recorded 
Date Last Modified  ?   2022-03-04 14:33:47 
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