Taxon  Report   9730 
Benitoa occidentalis  (H.M. Hall) D.D. Keck
benitoa
Benitoa occidentalis, 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 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Benitoa occidentalis
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Benitoa occidentalis
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Communities: Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Northern Coastal Scrub
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   4.1 (broad endemic / strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Benitoa
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2 + PLANTS: Lessingia occidentalis
 Information about  Benitoa occidentalis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (BEOC)

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

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: Aug 21, 2014).

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