Taxon  Report   589 
Arctostaphylos nummularia  A. Gray
Glossy leaved manzanita,  Glossyleaf manzanita, Shatterberry
Arctostaphylos nummularia
© 2018 Cynthia Powell
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Arctostaphylos nummularia
© 2018 Cynthia Powell
Arctostaphylos nummularia
© 2004 Doreen L. Smith
Arctostaphylos nummularia, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Arctostaphylos nummularia
© 2006 Steve Matson
Closed-cone Pine Forest, Chaparral
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Arctostaphylos nummularia ssp. sensitiva
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos nummularia var. sensitiva
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi ssp. sensitiva
PLANTS: Schizococcus sensitivus
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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: Aug 20, 2018).

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