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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   RSA789842   (Accession number)   image_link (to be added soon)
CCH1 HistoryFirst Load Date 2011 08 09First Loaded Det. Ceanothus megacarpus
Determination  ?   Ceanothus megacarpus  CCH1 Determination History
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1, accepted name for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Ceanothus megacarpus    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Ceanothus megacarpus 
Nativity NATIVE 
eFlora Habit shrub tree-like 
Collector(s) & Number  ?   R. W. Spjut  16216
Formatted Date
County  ?   Santa Barbara 
Locality  ?   Inner South Coast Ranges. Los Padres National Forest: Junction of San Marcos Pass Rd and Hwy 154.  
Elevation (corrected)  ?   409 meters (1345 feet) 
Jepson Bioregion  ?   WTR    
US Census Land Ownership Public: Federal  (as mapped)
  • (calculated from a 1 mile radius polygon around the mapped point)
Habitat  ?   Dense chaparral of Ceanothus megacarpus, C. spinosus, Adenostoma, Heteromeles, Salvia spp. 
Notes  ?   Voucher. 
Morphology Notes  ?   Arborescent shrub 3-4m high, the main stem 5-10cm in diam, irregularly fluted, branching 1-2m above the base, the crown much-branched. Flowers white. A single-dominant shrub along ridge trail, forming thickets. Samples of woody-stem with stem-bark (ws-sb) and twig-leaf (tw-lf). 
Coordinates  ?   34.4905000000 -119.7956390000 
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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