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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   SJSU15461   (barcode number)  image_link (to be added soon)
Determination  ?   Claytonia exigua subsp. exigua 
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1, accepted name for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Claytonia exigua subsp. exigua    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Claytonia exigua subsp. exigua 
Nativity NATIVE 
eFlora Habit annual 
Collector & Number  ?   John Rawlings, Ken Hickman, Stella Yang  1293
Formatted Date (MM DD YYYY) ?  February 21 2015 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   963 meters (3159 feet) 
County (verbatim)  ?   Santa Clara 
Locality  ?   Mt Umunhum, Santa Clara Co. Near small drainage at base of south-facing slope below Mt. Umunhum summit.  
Habitat  ?   moist hollow of transition zone from rocky, south-facing summit slope to woodland near small drainage 
Morphology Notes  ?   Many plants coming into bloom; fls ~ 2 mm long, white w/darker pink veins; leaves linear, succulent, gray-green; bract (cauline lf) strap-shaped or fused on one side of one individual. Growing with Primula sp., Claytonia perfoliata, Micranthes californica; canopy of Quercus durata, Aesculus californicus, Cercocarpus betuloides, Garrya fremontii. 
Coordinates  ?   37.158290 -121.898160 
Uncertainty  ?   8 meters 
Datum  ?   WGS84 
Georeference By  ?   Not recorded 
Source  ?   Google Earth
Georeference Note  ?   Not recorded 
Date Last Modified  ?   2019-01-28 17:32:18 
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