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Gayophytum diffusum  Torr. & A. Gray  ssp. diffusum 
Diffuse gayophytum,  Spreading groundsmoke
Gayophytum diffusum ssp. diffusum
© 2012 Neal Kramer
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Gayophytum diffusum ssp. diffusum
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Gayophytum diffusum ssp. diffusum
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Gayophytum diffusum ssp. diffusum, 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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Gayophytum diffusum ssp. diffusum
© 2010 George W. Hartwell
Genus: Gayophytum
Parent: Gayophytum diffusum
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Gayophytum diffusum var. diffusum
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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: Nov 18, 2018).

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