Taxon  Report   966 
Atriplex californica  Moq.  (not an active name; please see Extriplex californica)
California salt bush,  California saltbush
Atriplex californica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Family: CHENOPODIACEAE  
Genus: Atriplex
Communities:
Coastal Strand, Coastal Salt Marsh, Coastal Sage Scrub, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh [Walker]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
JEFR accepted name: Extriplex californica
 
NOTE: Atriplex californica is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Atriplex californica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Sep 27, 2016).

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