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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   UCR0102442   (barcode number)  image_link (to be added soon)
Original Accession No.  ?   UCR269706
Determination  ?   Mirabilis laevis var. villosa 
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1, accepted name for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Mirabilis laevis var. villosa    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Mirabilis laevis var. villosa 
Nativity NATIVE 
eFlora Habit perennial herb subshrub 
Collector & Number  ?   A.C. Sanders  42295
Formatted Date (MM DD YYYY) ?  March 16 2016 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   598 meters (1961 feet) 
County (verbatim)  ?   Imperial 
Locality  ?   Chocolate Mountains, canyon east of old Niland-Blythe Rd. and powerlines, 2.1 km SW (227 ° ) of Surveyors Pass  
Habitat  ?   Rocky canyon in hills; volcanic rocks forming orange cliffs, old alluvium forming grayish evenly eroding slopes; desert scrub with Larrea, Encelia farinosa, Krameria bicolor, K. erecta, Hyptis emoryi, Sphaeralcea ambigua, Simmondsia, Hilaria rigida, Tetracoccus hallii, Senegalia, Porophyllum gracile, Adenophyllum porophylloides, Bahiopsis parishii, Fagonia laevis, F. pachyacantha, Trixis, Cylindropuntia munzii, C. bigelovii, Fouquieria, Ambrosia dumosa, Lycium andersonii, Eriogonum inflatum, Acamptopappus sphaerocephalus, Echinocereus engelmannii, Olneya, Galium stellatum, Pleurocoronis pluriseta, Salazaria mexicana, Ephedra californica, Senna armata, Yucca schidigera, Ditaxis lanceolata, etc. 
Notes  ?   Scarce perennial under shrub on canyon bottom beside wash; fls. closed. Foliage glandular-sticky. Open white fls. seen at dusk on another plant. 
Coordinates  ?   33.394440 -115.302500 
Uncertainty  ?   Not recorded 
Datum  ?   Not recorded 
Georeference By  ?   Not recorded 
Source  ?   GoogleEarthACS
Georeference Note  ?   Not recorded 
Date Last Modified  ?   2022-01-23 16:43:02 
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