Taxon  Report   5306 
Malacothamnus clementinus  (Munz & I.M. Johnston) Kearney
San clemente island bush mallow,  San clemente island bushmallow
Malacothamnus clementinus
© 2011 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
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Malacothamnus clementinus
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Malacothamnus clementinus, a dicot, is a shrub 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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Malacothamnus clementinus
© 2011 Dylan Neubauer
Genus: Malacothamnus
Valley Grassland
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PLANTS: Malvastrum clementinum
More information about  Malacothamnus clementinus
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 23, 2016).

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