Taxon  Report   9447 
Rhamnus alaternus  L.  (not an active name)
Italian buckthorn
Rhamnus alaternus
© 2013 Jake Ruygt
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Rhamnus alaternus
© 2015 Ron Vanderhoff
Rhamnus alaternus
© 2015 Ron Vanderhoff
Rhamnus alaternus, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California.

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Rhamnus alaternus
© 2011 Eric Wrubel
Genus: Rhamnus
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Rhamnus alaterna
NOTE: Rhamnus alaternus is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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 26, 2016).

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