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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   RSA755528   (Accession number)   image_link (to be added soon)
Determination  ?   Ribes montigenum 
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1, accepted name for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Ribes montigenum    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Ribes montigenum 
Nativity NATIVE 
eFlora Habit shrub 
Collector & Number  ?   A. C. Sanders  37139
Formatted Date (MM DD YYYY) ?  July 31 2009 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   3093 meters (10150 feet) 
County (verbatim)  ?   San Bernardino 
Locality  ?   High Meadow Springs, at the head of a canyon on S-facing slope of the ridge west of Dollar Lake Saddle and Mt. San Gorgonio, upper end of meadow; San Gorgonio Mtn. 7.5' Q.  
Habitat  ?   Wet meadow with dense turf over fine dark loam held in place, despite fairly steep slopes of canyon bottom and sides, by extensive network of roots; springs feeding small streams that irrigate meadow; assoc. with grasses, Carex spp., Juncus spp., Mimulus guttatus, Rumex salicifolius, Potentilla, Trifolium wormskioldii, T. monanthum, etc.; surrounding dry slopes with lodgepole pine forest with sparse understory of Penstemon caesius, Carex rossii, etc. No woody plants in center of meadow. 
Morphology Notes  ?   Uncommon 0.7-1.2 m shrub at edge of meadow, forming local thickets 2-3 m across, branches tangled and plants dense and impenetrable. Ripe berries red and few, most still green. 
CCH2 Phenological Traits  ?   REPRODUCTIVE |FRUIT PRESENT 
Coordinates  ?   34.124683 -116.866783 
Uncertainty  ?   100 meters 
Datum  ?   Not recorded 
Georeference By  ?   Not recorded 
Source  ?   Not recorded 
Georeference Note  ?   Not recorded 
Date Last Modified  ?   2021-06-09 08:32:29 
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