Taxon  Report   3913 
Githopsis pulchella  Vatke  ssp. serpentinicola  Morin
Serpentine bluecup,  Sierra bluecup
Githopsis pulchella ssp. serpentinicola
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Githopsis pulchella ssp. serpentinicola
© 2005 Steve Tyron
Githopsis pulchella ssp. serpentinicola
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Githopsis pulchella ssp. serpentinicola, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Githopsis pulchella ssp. serpentinicola
© 2016 Steven Thorsted
Genus: Githopsis
Parent Record Githopsis pulchella
Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.3 (broad endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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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: Sep 21, 2018).

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