Taxon  Report   8199 
Vaccinium membranaceum  Hook.
Thin leaf huckleberry,  Thinleaf huckleberry
Vaccinium membranaceum
© 2009 Barry Breckling
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Vaccinium membranaceum
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Vaccinium membranaceum
© 2012 Jean Pawek
Vaccinium membranaceum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America, Oregon.

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Vaccinium membranaceum
© 2010 Keir Morse
Genus: Vaccinium
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Vaccinium globulare
PLANTS: Vaccinium membranaceum var. rigidum
More information about  Vaccinium membranaceum
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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 22, 2016).

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