Taxon  Report   7416 
Scoliopus bigelovii  Torrey
California fetid adderstongue,  Fetid adder's toungue, Slink pod
Scoliopus bigelovii
© 2005 Brian L. Anacker
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Scoliopus bigelovii
© 2008 Zoya Akulova
Scoliopus bigelovii
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Scoliopus bigelovii, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Scoliopus bigelovii
© 2009 Ron Wolf
Genus: Scoliopus
Redwood Forest
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 30, 2017).

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