Taxon  Report   10112 
Mentzelia involucrata  S. Watson  var. involucrata   (not an active name)
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Mentzelia involucrata var. involucrata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Genus: Mentzelia
Parent Record Mentzelia involucrata
Creosote Bush Scrub
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Accepted by PLANTS
ICPN accepted name: Mentzelia involucrata
NOTE: Mentzelia involucrata var. involucrata is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jun 23, 2018).

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