Taxon  Report   6316 
Phacelia dalesiana  J. Howell  (not an active name; please see Howellanthus dalesianus)
Scott mountain phacelia,  Scott mtn. phacelia
Phacelia dalesiana
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Phacelia dalesiana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It was included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list [4.3] (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Phacelia dalesiana
© 2008 Aaron Schusteff
Genus: Phacelia
Subalpine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: meadows [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   6.1 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
JEFR + CNPS + PLANTS accepted name: Howellanthus dalesianus
NOTE: Phacelia dalesiana is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2017).

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