Taxon  Report   1251 
Calandrinia maritima  Nutt.  (not an active name; please see Cistanthe maritima)
Seaside calandrinia
Calandrinia maritima
© Angelika Brinkman-Busi and CNPS
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Calandrinia maritima, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and Baja California.
It was included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list [4.2] (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Calandrinia maritima
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
Genus: Calandrinia
Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: coastal [CNPS Inventory]
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Name Status:
Accepted in JM93
TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS accepted name: Cistanthe maritima
NOTE: Calandrinia maritima is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Calandrinia maritima
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 29, 2017).

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