Taxon  Report   2468 
Cryptantha hooveri  I.M. Johnston
Hoover's cryptantha
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Cryptantha hooveri, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1A (presumed extinct).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Cryptantha hooveri
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Genus: Cryptantha
Valley Grassland
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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 25, 2016).

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