Taxon  Report   4723 
Leptodactylon californicum  Hook. & Arn.  (not an active name; please see Linanthus californicus)
California prickly phlox
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Leptodactylon californicum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Leptodactylon californicum
© Robert Potts2001 California Academy of Sciences
Genus: Leptodactylon
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 accepted name: Linanthus californicus
NOTE: Leptodactylon californicum 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 20, 2018).

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