Taxon  Report   8815 
Malacothrix foliosa  A. Gray  ssp. polycephala  W. S. Davis
Manyhead desertdandelion
Malacothrix foliosa ssp. polycephala
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Malacothrix foliosa ssp. polycephala, a dicot, is an annual herb 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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Malacothrix foliosa ssp. polycephala
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Malacothrix
Parent Record Malacothrix foliosa
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PLANTS: Malacothrix polycephala
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 31, 2016).

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