Taxon  Report   3462 
Eryngium articulatum  Hook.
Beethistle,  Coyote thistle
Eryngium articulatum
© 2005 George W. Hartwell
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Eryngium articulatum
© 2009 Vernon Smith
Eryngium articulatum
© 2015 Steve Matson
Eryngium articulatum, 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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Eryngium articulatum
© 2015 Steve Matson
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Eryngium
Coastal Salt Marsh, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh, freshwater-marsh
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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TJM2: Eryngium articulatum var. bakeri
TJM2: Eryngium harknessii
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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 19, 2018).

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