Taxon  Report   4756 
Lessingia tenuis  (A. Gray) Cov.
Spring lessingia
Lessingia tenuis
© 2009 Barry Breckling
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Lessingia tenuis, 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 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Lessingia tenuis
© 2010 Aaron Schusteff
Genus: Lessingia
Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Lessingia germanorum var. parvula
CNPS + PLANTS: Lessingia germanorum var. tenuis
ICPN: Lessingia ramulosa var. tenuis
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 24, 2016).

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