Taxon  Report   4837 
Limnanthes vinculans  Ornd.
Sebastopol meadowfoam
Limnanthes vinculans
© Jo-Ann Ordano2005 California Academy of Sciences
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Limnanthes vinculans, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.

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Limnanthes vinculans
© 2011 Hattie Brown
Genus: Limnanthes
Foothill Woodland, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows, vernal-pools [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2016).

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