Taxon  Report   991 
Atriplex minuscula  Standley
lesser saltscale
Atriplex minuscula, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Atriplex minuscula
© 2010 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Atriplex minuscula
© 2010 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Atriplex minuscula
© 2000 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Communities: Shadscale Scrub, Valley Grassland, Alkali Sink
Habitat: playas [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: CHENOPODIACEAE  
Genus: Atriplex
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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TJM2 + PLANTS: Atriplex parishii var. minuscula
 Information about  Atriplex minuscula  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ATMI3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 23, 2014).

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