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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   UCR0091018   (Accession number)   image_link (to be added soon)
Determination  ?   Asclepias albicans  CCH1 Determination History
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1, accepted name for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Asclepias albicans    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Asclepias albicans 
Nativity NATIVE 
eFlora Habit shrub 
Collector & Number  ?   A.C. Sanders  43528
Formatted Date (YYYY MM DD) ?  2018-03-27 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   506 meters (1660 feet) 
Jepson Bioregion ADD JEPSON REGION & color code 
USGS Land Ownership ADD LAND OWNERSHIP & color code 
County (verbatim)  ?   Riverside 
Locality  ?   Chocolate Mountains Aerial Gunnery Range; canyon fork 4 miles (air) due west of Tabaseca Tank, 2.4 miles SE (129 ° ) of the mouth of Canon Spring Wash  
Habitat  ?   Sand-gravel-cobble wash in canyon, mostly rhyolite; old alluvial fill forming benches c. 20 ft. above wash; with Ambrosia salsola, Parkinsonia flor., Bebbia junc., Encelia farin., Lycium andersonii, etc. Dry year; no live annuals. 
Notes  ?   One large plant on bedrock at wash edge; 3 m tall, milky latex. Fls. & buds. Leafless stems, c. 10 from base branching into 20-25 whiplike branches. Dry broken branches beneath, looks like deer used this to rub off velvet last fall. 
Coordinates  ?   33.5147800000 -115.6155500000 
Uncertainty  ?   Not recorded 
Datum  ?   Not recorded 
Georeference By  ?   Not recorded 
Source  ?   Collector GPS
Georeference Note  ?   Not recorded 
Date Last Modified  ?   2022-07-08 17:11:28 
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