Taxon  Report   1251 
Calandrinia maritima  Nutt.  (no longer an active name; please see Cistanthe maritima)
Seaside calandrinia
Calandrinia maritima
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
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Calandrinia maritima, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, Baja California.
also called Cistanthe maritima

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Calandrinia maritima
© Angelika Brinkman-Busi and CNPS
Genus: Calandrinia
Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: coastal
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93
ICPN + CNPS + PLANTS accepted name: Cistanthe maritima
NOTE: Calandrinia maritima is no longer 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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 24, 2018).

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