Taxon  Report   1337 
Calyptridium parryi  A. Gray  var. hesseae  Thomas
Santa cruz mtns. pussypaws
Calyptridium parryi var. hesseae, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Genus: Calyptridium
Parent Record Calyptridium parryi
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Cistanthe parryi var. hesseae
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TJM2: Cistanthe parryi var. hesseae
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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: Feb 20, 2018).

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