Taxon  Report   11146 
Acmispon argophyllus  (A. Gray) Brouillet  var. niveus  (Greene) Brouillet
Santa cruz island bird's-foot trefoil
Acmispon argophyllus var. niveus
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Acmispon argophyllus var. niveus
© 2014 Steve Matson
Acmispon argophyllus var. niveus
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
Acmispon argophyllus var. niveus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered .

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Acmispon argophyllus var. niveus
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Acmispon
Parent Record Acmispon argophyllus
Communities:
Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS
Alternate Names:
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TJM2 + CNPS: Lotus argophyllus var. niveus
More information about  Acmispon argophyllus var. niveus
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Sep 29, 2016).

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