Taxon  Report   8418 
Quercus pacifica  K. Nixon & C.H. Muller
Channel island scrub oak,  Island scrub oak
Quercus pacifica
© 2014 Steve Matson
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Quercus pacifica
© 2001 Tony Morosco
Quercus pacifica
© 2015 Keir Morse
Quercus pacifica, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.2 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Quercus pacifica
© 2005 Dieter Wilken
Family: FAGACEAE  
Genus: Quercus
Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS (ACORNS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS
More information about  Quercus pacifica
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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 25, 2016).

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