Taxon  Report   11570 
Cryptantha micrantha  (Torr.) I. M. Johnst.  var. micrantha 
Red-root cryptantha
Cryptantha micrantha var. micrantha
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Cryptantha micrantha var. micrantha
© 2015 Keir Morse
Cryptantha micrantha var. micrantha
© 2012 Keir Morse
Cryptantha micrantha var. micrantha, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Cryptantha micrantha var. micrantha
© 2012 Keir Morse
Genus: Cryptantha
Parent Record Cryptantha micrantha
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PLANTS: Eremocarya micrantha
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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: Aug 19, 2018).

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