Taxon  Report   1670 
Castilleja affinis  Hook. & Arn.  ssp. litoralis  (Pennell) Chuang & Heckard
coast Indian paintbrush,  seashore Indian paintbrush
Castilleja affinis ssp. litoralis, 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.
It was included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list [2.2] (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Castilleja affinis ssp. litoralis
© 2010 Vernon Smith
Castilleja affinis ssp. litoralis
© Robert Potts2001 California Academy of Sciences
Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub
Habitat: coastal [CNPS Inventory]
Genus: Castilleja
Parent Record Castilleja affinis.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
CNPS: accepted name: Castilleja litoralis
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PLANTS: Castilleja wightii ssp. litoralis
TJM2 + PLANTS: Castilleja litoralis
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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 26, 2015).

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