Taxon  Report   2367 
Cordylanthus tenuis  A. Gray  ssp. tenuis 
Slender bird's beak
Cordylanthus tenuis ssp. tenuis
© 2010 Barry Breckling
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Cordylanthus tenuis ssp. tenuis
© 2012 Debra L. Cook
Cordylanthus tenuis ssp. tenuis
© 2012 Debra L. Cook
Cordylanthus tenuis ssp. tenuis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Cordylanthus tenuis ssp. tenuis
© 2009 Keir Morse
Genus: Cordylanthus
Parent Record Cordylanthus tenuis
Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Northern Oak Woodland, Douglas-Fir Forest, Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.3 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Cordylanthus bolanderi
TJM2 + PLANTS: Cordylanthus pilosus ssp. bolanderi
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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