Taxon  Report   1341 
Calyptridium pygmaeum  Rydb.
pygmy pussypaws
Calyptridium pygmaeum, a dicot, is an annual 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 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Calyptridium pygmaeum
© 2012 Michael Charters
Calyptridium pygmaeum
© 2012 Michael Charters
Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Family: MONTIACEAE   (CNPS: PORTULACACEAE)
Genus: Calyptridium
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS: accepted name: Cistanthe pygmaea
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Cistanthe pygmaea
 Information about  Calyptridium pygmaeum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CIPY)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 02, 2014).

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