Taxon  Report   2760 
Dodecatheon jeffreyi  Van Houtte  (not an active name; please see Primula jeffreyi)
Jeffrey's shooting star,  Sierra shooting star, Sierrra shootingstar
Dodecatheon jeffreyi
© 2001 Jeff Abbas
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Dodecatheon jeffreyi, 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.

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Dodecatheon jeffreyi
© Gerald and Buff Corsi 2009 California Academy of Sciences
Genus: Dodecatheon
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
JEFR accepted name: Primula jeffreyi
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TJM2: Primula jeffreyi
NOTE: Dodecatheon jeffreyi is not 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: Jan 18, 2018).

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