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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   SDSU12363   (barcode number)  image_link (to be added soon)
Original Accession No.  ?   SDSU12363
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  ?   Simpson, Michael G.  1IV96A
Formatted Date (MM DD YYYY) ?  April 01 1996 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   60 meters (200 feet) 
County (verbatim)  ?   San Diego 
Locality  ?   In canyon, ca 200 yards on right along path from entrance between 7357 and 7375 Canestoga Court, San Diego (Allied Gardens).  
Habitat  ?   Sandy Loam, flat partially shaded. Growing adjacent to and within closed Rhus integrifolia, with Baccharis sarothroides a nearby associate. 
Morphology Notes  ?   Shrub, 3-8 ft. tall, branches horizontal to erect. In flower and young fruit. Ovary greenish, perianth and stamens yellow, hypanthium and petals turning red-maroon after anthesis. Immature fruits green. 
Coordinates  ?   32.804170 -117.073330 
Uncertainty  ?   Not recorded 
Datum  ?   Not recorded 
Georeference By  ?   Not recorded 
Source  ?   USGS La Mesa 7.5′ quad topo map, + 1″
Georeference Note  ?   Not recorded 
Date Last Modified  ?   2021-11-17 08:04:05 
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