Taxon  Report   10817 
Comastoma tenellum  (Rottb.) Toyokuni
Dane's dwarf gentian
Comastoma tenellum
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Comastoma tenellum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Comastoma tenellum
© 2011 Ron Wolf
Family: GENTIANACEAE  
Genus: Comastoma
Communities:
Subalpine Forest, Bristle-cone Pine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Comastoma tenellum var. tenellum
TJM2: Gentiana tenella
TJM2: Gentianella tenella ssp. tenella
TJM2: Gentianella tenella var. tenella
More information about  Comastoma tenellum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 30, 2016).

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