Taxon  Report   7552 
Sidalcea covillei  E. Greene
Owens valley checkerbloom,  Owens valley sidalcea
Sidalcea covillei
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Sidalcea covillei, a dicot, is a perennial 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 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered .

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Sidalcea covillei
© Gerald and Buff Corsi 2011 California Academy of Sciences
Family: MALVACEAE  
Genus: Sidalcea
Community:
Sagebrush Scrub
Habitat: meadows [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Sidalcea neomexicana var. covillei
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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 06, 2016).

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