Taxon  Report   3051 
Eremocarpus setigerus  (Hook.) Benth.  (not an active name)
Doveweed,  Turkey mullein, dove weed
Eremocarpus setigerus
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Eremocarpus setigerus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Eremocarpus setigerus
© 2001 Steven Thorsted
Genus: Eremocarpus
Coastal Sage Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland, Northern Oak Woodland, Southern Oak Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted in JM93
ICPN + PLANTS accepted name: Croton setigerus
ICPN accepted name: Croton setiger
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NOTE: Eremocarpus setigerus 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: May 26, 2018).

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