Taxon  Report   3978 
Gutierrezia microcephala  (DC.) A. Gray
Matchweed,  Sticky snakeweed, Threadleaf snakeweed
Gutierrezia microcephala
© 2004 James M. Andre
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Gutierrezia microcephala
© 2015 Richard Spellenberg
Gutierrezia microcephala
© 2010 Lee Dittmann
Gutierrezia microcephala, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California.

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Gutierrezia microcephala
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Genus: Gutierrezia
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Brachyris microcephala
PLANTS: Gutierrezia glomerella
PLANTS: Gutierrezia lucida
PLANTS: Gutierrezia sarothrae var. microcephala
PLANTS: Xanthocephalum lucidum
PLANTS: Xanthocephalum microcephalum
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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: Aug 21, 2018).

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