Taxon  Report   1926 
Chamaesyce hooveri  (Wheeler) Koutnik  (not an active name; please see Euphorbia hooveri)
Hoover's sandmat,  Hoover's spurge
Chamaesyce hooveri
© 2010 Chris Winchell
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Chamaesyce hooveri, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: [1B.2] (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the Federal Government as Threatened .

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Chamaesyce hooveri
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
Genus: Chamaesyce
Valley Grassland, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: vernal-pools
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
JEFR + CNPS accepted name: Euphorbia hooveri
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PLANTS: Euphorbia hooveri
NOTE: Chamaesyce hooveri is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Chamaesyce hooveri
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 22, 2018).

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