Taxon  Report   1069 
Berberis aquifolium  Pursh  var. dictyota  (Jeps.) Jeps.
Jepson's oregon grape,  Shining netvein barberry
Berberis aquifolium var. dictyota
© 2009 Ron Vanderhoff
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Berberis aquifolium var. dictyota
© 2017 Art Clark
Berberis aquifolium var. dictyota
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Berberis aquifolium var. dictyota, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Berberis aquifolium var. dictyota
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Genus: Berberis
Parent Record Berberis aquifolium
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Mahonia dictyota
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ICPN: Berberis californica
ICPN: Berberis dictyota
ICPN: Mahonia dictyota
More information about  Berberis aquifolium var. dictyota
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This plant is available commercially.
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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 20, 2018).

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