Taxon  Report   11569 
Cryptantha micrantha  (Torr.) I.M. Johnst.  var. lepida  (A. Gray) I.M. Johnst.
Mountain red-root cryptantha
Cryptantha micrantha var. lepida, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Genus: Cryptantha
Parent Record Cryptantha micrantha.
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PLANTS: Cryptantha micrantha ssp. lepida
PLANTS: Eremocarya micrantha var. lepida
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Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 19, 2014).

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