Taxon  Report   2368 
Cordylanthus tenuis  A. Gray  ssp. viscidus  (Howell) T. I. Chuang & Heckard
Slender bird's beak,  Sticky bird's beak, Viscid bird's beak
Cordylanthus tenuis ssp. viscidus
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Cordylanthus tenuis ssp. viscidus
© 2005 Norman Jensen
Cordylanthus tenuis ssp. viscidus
© 2005 Norman Jensen
Cordylanthus tenuis ssp. viscidus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Cordylanthus tenuis ssp. viscidus
© 2005 Norman Jensen
Genus: Cordylanthus
Parent Record Cordylanthus tenuis
Yellow Pine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   4.5 (broad endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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ICPN + PLANTS: Cordylanthus viscidus
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 15, 2018).

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