Taxon  Report   2342 
Cordylanthus maritimus  Benth.  ssp. palustris  (Behr) Chuang & Heckard  (not an active name; please see Chloropyron maritimum ssp. palustre)
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Cordylanthus maritimus ssp. palustris, a dicot, is an annual herb (hemiparasitic) that is native to California and Oregon.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: [1B.2] (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Cordylanthus maritimus ssp. palustris
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Genus: Cordylanthus
Coastal Salt Marsh, wetland-riparian
Habitat: salt-marsh, coastal
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 + CNPS accepted name: Chloropyron maritimum ssp. palustre
NOTE: Cordylanthus maritimus ssp. palustris is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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 23, 2018).

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